Obama will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the creation of the National Park Service.
President Obama is considering a controversial proposal to protect more than 1,000 square miles of...
Traditionally, bipartisanship has ruled in the great outdoors. Now should be no exception.
Obama on Wednesday will set aside nearly 500,000 acres in New Mexico.
Obama noted it had been five years since Congress last made a wilderness designation.
Monuments, like national parks, bring tangible benefits.
The designation is allowed without approval by Congress.
Obama designated nearly 347,000 acres of the San Gabriel Mountains a national monument.
Legislators said he should designate more public lands as national monuments.
Lawmakers want the administration to “follow past practice.”