Zion National Park is the result of erosion, sedimentary uplift, and Stephanie Shinmachi.
Members of the National Park Foundation community, like Stephanie, volunteer in parks across America, supporting everything the National Park Service does, from conservation to education.
In March, the National Park Service and National Park Foundation kicked off the Find Your Park/Encuentra Tu Parque movement, inviting people everywhere from all backgrounds to get out there and find their own unique connections to the natural, cultural, and historical treasures across the park system.
September is always a whirlwind of a month! Between squeezing in the last summer escapades, getting the new school year underway, and enjoying the first hints of the fall season, it’s easy to see how the month has zipped right past us. So just in case you missed some of the happenings around the National Park Foundation, we’ve got a quick recap for you!
A new school year is underway! As educators dig into their curriculum, they’re looking for ways to show the real-world application of their many lessons. If you need a little help showing students how thrilling learning can be, then look no further – our national parks are here to help.
If you love visiting national parks that make you feel small – be it standing on the rim of an expansive canyon or looking up at the powerful torrent of a waterfall – then you’ll want to add Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks to your bucket list.
September is best known for Labor Day, but did you know there is another major event this month? On September 26, we will celebrate the 22nd annual National Public Lands Day, the nation's largest, single-day volunteer effort for public lands!
Today, the Obama Administration announced the National Park Service Centennial Act legislation that would help the National Park Service and our 408 national parks from coast to coast enter their second century stronger and healthier.
Have you been busy squeezing the last drops of fun out of the remaining days of summer? Can’t blame you – so have we! August was bustling on this end, so just in case you missed some of the fun, we’ve got a quick recap of the happenings around here!