Topic: National Park Service
What the tragedy of the BP oil spill has taught us about regulations, technology, and how our energy diet must change.
07/10/2010 10:10 am
So far, only the Gulf Coast National Seashore has seen oil on its barrier islands. But park officials from Louisiana for Florida's space coast are bracing for more oil.
06/15/2010 07:05 pm
Retired U.S. National Park Service workers formed Global Parks to share their expertise abroad.
06/04/2010 10:48 am
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06/03/2010 01:15 pm
In a bid to record the shape of the mountain's four faces, lasers have been used to scan Mount Rushmore
Precise lasers are being used to scan the four presidential faces of Mount Rushmore in an effort to record the measurements for historic documentation and preservation.
05/23/2010 05:13 pm
A war memorial cross in the Mojave Desert of California has been stolen from its location atop a rock outcropping.
05/11/2010 03:32 pm
A lesbian couple and an agnostic couple are suing to prevent the Boy Scouts from using public land. The Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal in the case, which returns to the Ninth Circuit.
05/03/2010 05:17 pm
The cross on a desert hilltop in the Mojave National Preserve in California has stood since 1934. Opponents say having the Mojave cross on public land violates the constitutional prohibition on government endorsement of religion.
04/28/2010 06:38 pm
Alcatraz is a forbidding landscape, but its rocky gardens – once tended by prisoners and families of the guards – are being restored, and bloom once again.
04/26/2010 05:23 pm
Wonder why they missed the financial crisis? Or Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme? A government report obtained by ABC News reveals that SEC employees were focused on something else: porn.
04/23/2010 04:25 pm