national parks

Social Media

Stop Blaming Instagram for Ruining the Great Outdoors

We don’t need less nature photos on social media, we need more funding for our public lands.
Madeleine Gregory
7.26.19
environment-people

Poachers Are Fueling the Succulent Black Market By Stealing From State Parks

People can’t stop digging wild plants out of the dirt so they can resell them to other succulent fanatics.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.5.19
WOLVES

Elite Canadian Wolves Airdropped Into Michigan to Kill Moose and Have Babies

The new arrivals bring the total wolf population of Isle Royale National Park to eight.
Becky Ferreira
3.6.19
Shutdown

Elephant Seals Took Over a Beach During the Shutdown and They’re Not Giving it Back

Just keep it.
Sarah Emerson
1.30.19
national parks

Joshua Tree National Park Could Take ‘200 to 300 Years’ to Recover From the Government Shutdown

The extent of the damages are still unknown.
Sarah Emerson
1.29.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Cleaned Up a Trashed National Park Bathroom and Sent Trump a Bill

He invoiced the president for $28.
River Donaghey
1.14.19
government shutdown

People Trashed Joshua Tree National Park During the Shutdown and Now It’s Closing

Good job, idiots.
Sarah Emerson
1.8.19
national parks

Yosemite National Park Death Went Unreported For a Week During Government Shutdown

The government shutdown has left national parks understaffed as skeleton crews work to keep visitors and natural heritage safe.
Sarah Emerson
1.7.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

National Parks Have a Poop Crisis on Their Hands Thanks to Trump's Shutdown

Port-a-potties are overflowing and people are just dropping deuces on the side of the road, apparently.
River Donaghey
1.2.19
Bears

It’s Big Boy Season: Vote for the Fattest Bear

For brown bears, the fatter the better, because body fat means strong chances of winter survival.
Kaleigh Rogers
10.3.18
Travel

America's National Parks Are Being Ruined by Human Poop

How number two has become problem number one in some of our most beautiful public lands.
Gray Chapman
10.3.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Guy Who Tried to Bullfight a Wild Bison at a National Park Is Going to Jail

"I'm sorry to the buffalo. He didn't deserve what I did to him."
River Donaghey
8.24.18
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