13 Aug '11, 9am

Park primer: Glacier National Park @MotherNatureNet

Park primer: Glacier National Park @MotherNatureNet

Glacier National Park — established as the country’s 10th national park on May 11, 1910, when President William Howard Taft signed the enabling legislation — borders Canada’s Waterton Lakes National Park. The adjoining parks were named Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park when designated as the world's first International Peace Park in 1932. The United Nations designated the parks as Biosphere Reserves in 1976 and as World Heritage sites in 1995.

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Park primer: Hudson River Park

Park primer: Hudson River Park

mnn.com 14 Aug '11, 9am

Hudson River Park runs along five miles of riverfront on Manhattan’s west side, a collection of piers turned play areas li...

Parks primer: Rocky Mountain National Park @MotherNatureNet

Parks primer: Rocky Mountain National Park @Mot...

mnn.com 07 Aug '11, 9am

This is an element of MNN's 60 parks in 60 days project, a user's guide for America's incredible park system. Come with us...

@pretzelbunny TKL suggested Girls should be off...

tankinlian.blogspot.com 17 Aug '11, 10pm

Are you proposing that girls and non-citizens should do national service? REPLY My preference is for our male citizens to ...

Parks primer: Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Parks primer: Cuyahoga Valley National Park

mnn.com 06 Aug '11, 9am

Cuyahoga Valley National Park — a swath of green river valley stretching from Akron north to the southern edge of Clevelan...

Park extends Manchester United contract

Park extends Manchester United contract

straitstimes.com 12 Aug '11, 3pm

Manchester United midfielder Park Ji-sung has signed a new contract that will keep him at Old Trafford until at least the ...

#sgfoodreview Goodwood Park Hotel's Mooncakes 2011

#sgfoodreview Goodwood Park Hotel's Mooncakes 2011

sgdessert.com 13 Aug '11, 2pm

Every year for the Mid Autumn Festival, Goodwood Park Hotel will launch a new flavour to their regular snowskins and apart...

Zion National Park: A user's guide

Zion National Park: A user's guide

mnn.com 21 Aug '11, 9am

This is an element of MNN's 60 parks in 60 days project, a user's guide for America's incredible park system. Come with us...

In the 19th century, there were 150 glaciers in...

grist.org 01 Aug '11, 4pm

In the 19th century, there were 150 glaciers in Glacier National Park, and now there are just 25. By 2020, even those will...

Yosemite Installs Largest National Park Solar A...

ecogeek.org 08 Aug '11, 7pm

This is something I'd love to see more of. While no one wants to see our national parks overrun with solar arrays, it is v...

BAD BUSINESS! Dole destroying forest in nationa...

care2.com 15 Aug '11, 12pm

Monday August 15, 2011, 12:49 am First Chiquita funds terrorism and pays a $25millon fine and has to help the justice dept...

Dole destroying forest in national park for bananas via @mongabay

Dole destroying forest in national park for ban...

news.mongabay.com 14 Aug '11, 7pm

Sri Lanka's rainforests fast-disappearing but hope remains (11/07/2006) Sri Lanka, an island off the southern-most point o...

Join Friends of the Earth in taking action to stop the destruction of the Sumava National Park, Czech Republic #foei

Join Friends of the Earth in taking action to s...

foei.org 04 Aug '11, 1pm

Sumava is the largest national park in the Czech Republic, and arguably the closest thing the country has to real wilderne...

Park primer: Canyon de Chelly National Monument @MotherNatureNet

Park primer: Canyon de Chelly National Monument...

mnn.com 31 Jul '11, 9am

The habitat in Canyon de Chelly National Monument ranges from desert grassland to pinion pine-juniper woodlands along the ...

Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve ~ ~ #Eco #travel #green #parks #colorado #dunes

Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve ~ ~...

mnn.com 20 Aug '11, 9am

The nation’s sandbox is found in southern Colorado. The heart of Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve is a dune fie...