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Coronavirus Leaves National Parks in Leaderless Limbo   

For Immediate Release:  Monday, March 23, 2020 Contact:  Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Park Entrance Fees Waived as Visitor Centers Shuttered and Staff Telework Washington, DC — National parks are getting mixed messages, as visitor centers are closing while the...

Nobody Home at National Park Headquarters

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 Contact: Peter Jenkins (202) 265-4189 Special Assistant a No-Show; Two-Thirds of Top Slots Vacant or Acting Washington, DC — The hallways of the National Park Service Headquarters now open onto empty offices or those...

National Parks’ Illegal “Non-Profit” Network

For Immediate Release: Monday, December 23, 2019 Contact: Jeff Ruch (510) 213-7028; Susan Sargent (202) 265-7337 Audit Finds Residential Centers Operate without Charter or Oversight Washington, DC — National Parks have ignored laws and their own policies in...

Lawsuit to Restore E-Bikes Ban in National Parks

For Immediate Release: Thursday, December 5, 2019 Contact: Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 New E-Bikes Order Springs from Industry Lobbying and Violates Laws Washington, DC — The recent National Park Service (NPS) order allowing electric bicycles on park trails violates...

More Than 500 New Antennas Slated for Yellowstone

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, November 27, 2019 Contact: Jeff Ruch (510) 213-7028; Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 More Than 500 New Antennas Slated for Yellowstone Formerly Off-Limits Historic Buildings to Be Honeycombed with Wi-Fi Washington, DC — Yellowstone...