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National Parks Celebrate 103 Years

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National Parks Celebrate 103 Years

Aug 28, 2019

National parks areas have been warming at twice the rate of the rest of the U.S.

Happy Birthday National Parks

Happy Birthday National Parks

Aug 28, 2019

The National Park Service (NPS) turned 103 years old this week. Since their inception on August 25th, 1916, America’s national parks have become treasured areas of wilderness and beauty among American and international tourists, exceeding 318 million visitors in 2018. 

Independence Day Extremes & National Parks

Independence Day Extremes & National Parks

Jul 3, 2018

We examine local Independence Day climate extremes and review some climate change impacts on National Parks.

Future Warming in the National Parks

Future Warming in the National Parks

Aug 24, 2016

Most parks have seen their average temperatures rise in their first century, and as greenhouse gas emissions continue to climb, more warming is expected during the next century.

National Parks & Memorial Day

National Parks & Memorial Day

May 25, 2016

Each of the National Parks faces unique challenges from climate change, including altered water supplies, changing species migration patterns, and increased heat.