Written by Kameran Onley | October 8th, 2013
The federal government shutdown has closed the 400-plus national parks. Has it taken a shutdown to show just how much Americans value the nation’s lands and waters?
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | July 30th, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 23rd, 2013
Spring evenings at Yellowstone National Park’s Mud Volcano prove to be a busy time for wildlife! Flickr photographer Jon Taylor Montana captured this image of bison and bears out for an evening stroll.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | November 2nd, 2012
Flickr photographer bethmax captured this herd of buffalo roaming the green grasses of Yellowstone National Park. We love the contrast of colors in this shot — the dark buffaloes, their blonde calves and the lush grass. Thanks for submitting it through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group! See all of The Nature Conservancy’s featured daily nature […]
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | February 3rd, 2012
A chilly day set the stage for this stunning shot, taken in Yellowstone National Park. Flickr user mditmer1 writes, “it was a cold winter day with a high of only 10 degrees above.” Brr! Thanks for sharing this photo through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group! See all of The Nature Conservancy’s featured daily nature images—submitted to […]
Written by Bob Bendick | February 4th, 2011
One aspect of our history very clearly sets us apart from the rest of the world. Our director of U.S. government relations says it’s at risk now more than ever. Can a single initiative turn the tide?
Written by Matt Miller | November 4th, 2009
Ecotourism is often presented as the savior for wildlife and wild places — providing local communities with financial incentives to preserve nature while also reducing poaching and development pressure. But, lately, others question whether rich Westerners jetting around the world really help much at all: They disturb animals, create demands for new development and only […]
Written by Bob Lalasz | June 6th, 2009
Get a bigger version of this photo by Jon Taylor Montana of Morning Glory Pool in Yellowstone National Park — and see all The Nature Conservancy’s featured daily nature images, submitted to the Conservancy’s Flickr group by people like you — at my.nature.org.