- Totem pole for Carnegie Museum of Natural History Updated: Dec-11-13 1:48 pm
- Cold snap strands sea turtles, kills fish along Texas... Updated: Dec-10-13 12:52 pm
- Flight 93 Pa. crash site valued at $1.5 million Updated: Dec-09-13 9:16 pm
- Ranchers oppose SD tribe's plan for bison reserve Updated: Dec-06-13 7:20 pm
- Rescue mission futile for whales stranded in Everglades... Updated: Dec-05-13 2:20 pm
- New $4.5M lab battles to save Devil's Hole pupfish Updated: Dec-05-13 2:06 pm
- Judge denies appeal in river arrest case Updated: Dec-05-13 1:13 pm
- Fort Rosalie work under way in Natchez Updated: Dec-04-13 4:05 pm
- Carter to host webcast on national parks expansion Updated: Nov-30-13 6:14 am
- Park: Fewer wolf viewings in Denali National Park Updated: Nov-28-13 6:23 pm
- Land along Ga. river could spur national park goal Updated: Nov-28-13 10:10 am
- Park Service withdraws comments on fracking rule Updated: Nov-27-13 2:07 pm
- Feds will label Silver Springs as threatened Updated: Nov-23-13 12:10 pm
- 2 nene geese killed by speeding motorists on Maui Updated: Nov-20-13 9:14 pm
- Cumberland Island superintendent retiring Updated: Nov-19-13 4:05 am
- Sharpshooters target Catoctin Mountain Park deer Updated: Nov-18-13 4:19 am
- Scientists show effect of traffic noise on birds Updated: Nov-17-13 6:35 pm
- Ariz. seeks full refund for Grand Canyon reopening Updated: Nov-13-13 6:43 pm
- Arch project completion pushed back a year Updated: Nov-13-13 10:19 am
PITTSBURGH - The story of a raven, two fishermen and a salmon was emerging from the trunk of a Washington red cedar last week under the skilled hands of master carver Tommy Joseph. Today, he will complete the carving and on Saturday a public "Celebration of the Raising of the Totem Pole" will be held as it's installed permanently in the Carnegie Museum of Natural History.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Recent cold fronts have killed fish and turtles and left more than 140 sea turtles stranded along beaches and bays on the Texas coast.
PITTSBURGH - The site where United Airlines Flight 93 crashed on Sept. 11, 2001, is worth more than the government paid for it but far less than the former owner claimed, according to a commission report released Monday.
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Some cattle ranchers on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwestern South Dakota are fighting plans for a large bison reserve being pursued by the Oglala Sioux Tribe.
12-05-13 - EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Fla. - Time is running out for dozens of pilot whales trapped in shallow water off a remote beach on the western edge of Everglades National Park.
LAS VEGAS - Three fish the color of a dingy dime, only smaller, hover near the bottom of tanks No. 6 and 7 at a new research facility 90 miles west of Las Vegas.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A federal judge has dismissed the appeal of an Alaska man convicted of three misdemeanor charges stemming from a 2010 run-in with park rangers in the Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve.
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The National Park Service has resumed work at Fort Rosalie, which the city of Natchez hopes to feature as part its tricentennial celebration.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska students from Glennallen, King Salmon and schools near Wrangell-St. Elias National Park will be part of a webcast hosted by former President Jimmy Carter to commemorate the anniversary of the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Visitors to Denali National Park and Reserve are seeing fewer wolves as the predators' numbers continue to decline, according to the National Park Service.
MACON, Georgia - A land auction will result in permanent protection for 679 acres, the largest preservation deal in a pristine area of Bibb County's river corridor since the creation of Bond Swamp National Wildlife Refuge in 1989.
WASHINGTON - The National Park Service has withdrawn "inappropriate" comments about a proposed rule regulating hydraulic fracturing operations on public lands.
SILVER SPRINGS, Florida - The National Park Service plans to label Florida's iconic Silver Springs as threatened in an upcoming report because of its elevated level of contaminants and depleted water flow, officials said.
HALEAKALA NATIONAL PARK, Hawaii - The National Park Service says two endangered nene geese were recently killed by speeding motorists on the road to Haleakala's summit on Maui.
CUMBERLAND ISLAND, Georgia - The National Park Service official in charge of Cumberland Island plans to retire later this month.
THURMONT, Maryland - National Park Service sharpshooters are taking aim at white-tailed deer in Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont.
BOISE, Idaho - Nearly 6,000 feet up on an Idaho mountain, nature's soundtrack generally includes little more than the wind whistling through the pines and the warble of some 60 species of songbirds that use this high-altitude pit stop to fatten up on berries and bugs before continuing their migration south.
PHOENIX - Arizona's senate and congressional delegation are calling for a full refund of money the state sent to reopen the Grand Canyon during the partial government shutdown last month.
ST. LOUIS - The long-anticipated project to improve the area around the Gateway Arch won't be completed by 2015 as originally hoped.