More than 800 earthquakes have now been recorded at the Yellowstone Caldera, a long-dormant supervolcano located in Yellowstone National Park, over the last two weeks - an ominous sign that a potentially catastrophic eruption could be brewing. Show More Summary
Some waterfalls in Jasper National Park and Banff National Park are easier to visit than others. For example — although the trail is not really all that difficult — you still have to maneuver over roots, loose pebbles and embedded boulders...Show More Summary
Dr. Andrew Snelling's research request wasn't rejected because he's Christian. It's because his proposal revealed a significant lack of expertise in the subject matter.But Grand Canyon National Park officials approved his proposal instead of fighting it in court, so he dropped the lawsuit today.
A team of botanists from the US has named a new bush tomato species, based on collections made by their Australian colleagues, during government-funded surveys in a brand new national park.
(Pensoft Publishers) A new species of bush tomato discovered in a recently established national park in Australia provides a compelling argument for the importance of federal investment in science and conservation. The study was published in the open-access journal PhytoKeys.
Only 25 glaciers still remain in the park, so see them while you can.
Explore the great outdoors at one of America's can't-miss national parks. If you're dreaming of an outdoor vacation filled with gushing geysers, animal encounters, towering rock formations and more, odds are you'll enjoy exploring a national park. Show More Summary
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I have yet to put together a coherent write-up of my first 205 miles on the trail from Rockfish Gap at the southern end of Shenandoah National Park to just past the Mason Dixon Line in Pennsylvania. For much of them, I was too busy feeling like I was drowning in sweat to realize I was submerged in beauty. Show More Summary
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says he’ll ease the impact of potentially huge National Park Service budget cuts by shifting more resources to the “front line.” But it’s not clear yet … Click to Continue »
A 66-year-old man died last week after he fell off a bridge at Wapama Falls in Yosemite National Park, officials said Tuesday. The man, whose identity has not been released, slipped off the Wapama Falls bridge trail Thursday and into the rocky waterway, said park spokeswoman Jamie Richards. Witnesses...
A massive wildfire is threatening Marbella and Donana National Park, whilst over a thousand people including expats have been forced to evacuate the area. Believed to have started after midnight near the town of Coin, near Malaga, the blaze spread across the AP7 highway and threatened to engulf Ojen before it entered the limits of Donana... Expats Blog -
Sit back and watch rock climber Alex Megos make the first ascent of Fight Club (5.15b) at Raven’s Crag near Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada. This is Canada’s first 5.15 sport climb and only the 2nd 5.15b in North or South America. Show More Summary
Vermillion Lakes is a series of three lakes which are part of a riparian wetland located at the foot of Mount Norquay across Trans-Canada Highway 1 just west of the exit to the town of Banff. There are two ways to view Vermillion Lakes... The post Scenic Vermillion Lakes in Banff National Park appeared first on The Gate.
Some people would pretty stupid things to get a shot, and this guy is definitely one of the examples. The visitor of Banff National Park in Canada wanted to take a close-up photo of a grizzly bear, and he decided to “zoom with his feet.”...Show More Summary
Over 800 earthquakes have now been recorded at Yellowstone supervolcano over the last two weeks, with the ongoing swarm taking place on the western edge of the National Park. But there is virtually no risk of the volcano erupting, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) currently lists the...
This rustic writer's retreat in UK's Snowdonia National Park is covered with local stone and slate tiles reclaimed from nearby farms. Architecture studio TRIAS based the Slate Cabin's design around local and historically significant materials, with carefully arranged openings that capture small vignettes and views of the gorgeous hills and pastures of Wales.[...]
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Earthquake swarm is currently active on the western edge of Yellowstone National Park.
Upon leaving Johnston Canyon — of which I will post one last article with photographs in addition to this article of the lower falls and this article of the upper falls — I then drove northwest almost seven kilometers on Bow Valley Parkway...Show More Summary