The Conservation Presidents You Don’t Know

The Conservation Presidents You Don’t Know

Presidents Teddy and Franklin Roosevelt are well known for their contributions to land conservation in the U.S.  But the Department of Interior’s list of the top Presidents who shaped America’s public lands also contains a few surprises.   Abraham Lincoln saved the union but he also set aside some of the most iconic lands we own […]

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Hero of the Week: Emily Harrington Scales El Capitan in Under 24 Hours!

Hero of the Week: Emily Harrington Scales El Capitan in Under 24 Hours!

Last week, Emily Harrington became only the fourth woman to free climb Yosemite National Park’s iconic, 3000-foot tall granite wall El Capitan, and the first woman to do it via the Golden Gate route.  She cares about climate change too and took time from training to encourage other outdoor enthusiasts to vote. Harrington said of […]

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