Two furry black footed ferrets stand on a dirt path bordered by dry grass.
Nov 14, 2016 | Michael Bean, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks
It has truly been a year of historic “firsts” for many endangered or threatened species.
A woman's silhouette against a sun setting over the water.
Nov 7, 2016
At Acadia National Park in Maine, they're finding innovative ways to connect high school students to nature with technology. 
One manatee floats alone, seemingly waving to the camera.
Nov 4, 2016
Explore some of the most important (and amusing) facts about manatees.
Black and White picture of Theodore Roosevelt wearing a hat and riding a horse through a crowd at the train station near Yellowstone National Park.
Oct 27, 2016
In honor of his birthday, check out some great Roosevelt stories and quotes below.
bat hanging upside down
Oct 24, 2016
Called creepy, scary and spooky, bats often get a bad rap. We’re celebrating the heroes of the night with 13 awesome bat facts (and amazing photos).
A selfie of Arctic Youth Ambassador Macy Rae Kenworthy
Oct 21, 2016
I never know what to say when people ask me about growing up in Kotzebue, Alaska. It’s one of those experiences that is hard to explain, but it helped shape who I am today.