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U.S. Geological Survey Marks 139 Years of Scientific Advancement
Check out some great facts about USGS to commemorate 139 years of scientific inquiry and advancement for the benefit of the American people.
9 Things You Didn’t Know about Denali National Park and Preserve
Sitting at the foothills of the Alaska Range, Denali National Park is as wild and wonderful as it was when hunter and naturalist Charles Sheldon first visited the area more than a century ago. It was Sheldon’s drive and determination to protect this American treasure that led to the creation of Denali National Park and Preserve on February 26, 1917. As we celebrate the creation of this national park, check out nine things you might not know about Denali.
Hollywood’s Hidden Star: America’s Public Lands
America’s public lands have been the backdrop for countless movies and television shows.
10 Infrastructure Needs Across Public Lands
Rebuilding our nation’s infrastructure -- including public lands and Indian schools -- is an investment in our future. Public lands infrastructure is essential to providing world-class experiences to hundreds of millions of park visitors a year, keeps people safe and ensures that 47,000 kids in Indian Country have access to education.
Walk in the footsteps of Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln is remembered as one of our nation’s greatest presidents. Check out some of the public lands dedicated to sharing President Lincoln’s life and legacy.
7 Things You Didn’t Know About Rocky Mountain National Park
As we celebrate more than a century of Rocky Mountain National Park, check out 7 facts about this amazing park.
A chorus of color: Amazing birds on public lands
Birdwatching is a favorite pastime for many public lands visitors. Over 1,000 species of birds can be found in the United States, and national parks, wildlife refuges and wilderness areas are often the best places to find them.
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Everglades National Park
Everglades National Park was established on December 6, 1947, and 70 years later, it remains an international treasure attracting visitors from around the world. Test your knowledge with 10 facts about Everglades.
Honoring Native American Code Talkers
In World War I and World War II, Native American soldiers, sailors and marines used their native languages to develop codes that could not be broken. Those men became known as Code Talkers and their courage and creativity saved many American lives.
Alaska Day: Celebrating Alaska’s Transfer from Russia
From epic landscapes to bountiful resources and amazing wildlife, check out Interior's connections to the Last Frontier.
A Natural Masterpiece: Public Lands and Homelands
America’s public lands and tribal homelands have inspired artists for centuries. Check out some of the ways that artists and Interior have come together to produce awe-inspiring art.
An Unlikely Hero in Puerto Rico Recovery Efforts
While conducting a security assessment of a closed hospital in Humacao, Puerto Rico, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employee James Casey noticed something unusual: A small dog that would prove to be an extraordinary hero.
9 Things You Didn’t Know About Yosemite National Park
On October 1, 1890, Yosemite became a national park, and more than 125 years later, it’s still wowing visitors. Check out some cool facts about this legendary California landmark.
11 Things You Didn’t Know about Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks astound visitors with their wild beauty. Test your knowledge about these two incredible parks.
Everything you need to know about hunting on public lands
Whether you are a first-time hunter or a seasoned sportsman or woman, there’s no better place for a hunt than on America’s public lands.
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