The United States’ national parks are visited by millions of people each year, providing opportunities to experience the local beauty of the U.S. A core mission of the National Park Service (NPS) is to protect and preserve...
The National Park Service and other federal agencies have launched an alert system to help farmers reduce nitrate pollution in Rocky Mountain National Park, according to National Public Radio. The system lets farmers know when winds have...
The glaciers of Glacier National Park are projected to melt away by 2030. A new study suggests a rare endemic stonefly could disappear with them.
After the giant Rim Fire threatened San Francisco’s water supply, scientists are studying burned watersheds to learn more about water quality impacts.
For a watershed without land use, Loch Vale in Rocky Mountain National Park has puzzlingly high nitrate. A study shows why, with good news for recovery.
A multi-agency experiment is looking for the best way to reconnect the Everglades and what the value of such an effort might be
A study of a lake high in the Sierra Nevada mountains shows lake temperatures don’t always track closely with atmospheric temperatures.