National Park Service
The National Park Service has shelved a proposed extension of the Western Maryland Rail Trail to Paw Paw because it could threaten bats that roost in three tunnels along the route.
It appears some of the old ways of life on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal gradually will be coming back to Williamsport now that the National Park Service has announced plans to move forward with at least three projects on the canal that will re-create features of the former commercial waterway and enhance visitor experiences.
A Frederick County commissioner is seeking to repeal a prohibition on rifle hunting for deer in the southern part of the county.
National Park Service sharpshooters are taking aim at white-tailed deer in Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont.
The National Park Service is launching a new website for teachers that will provide lesson plans and resources from parks throughout the country.
The National Park Service says it wants to kill more than 2,800 white-tailed deer at three Civil War battlefields in Maryland and Virginia to reduce damage to forests and other vegetation.
The National Park Service has chosen a superintendent for the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National monument.
The National Park Service says about 1,000 fish have been found dead in a National Mall pond.
The National Park Service has chosen a new superintendent for its Chesapeake Bay office.
Saying the large numbers of white-tailed deer in three national battlefields are having adverse effects on orchards, crops and other wildlife, the National Park Service on Monday released its proposal to reduce the deer population by using sharpshooters.
Work to refinish part of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial where a disputed inscription was recently removed may not be done until after the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
Three areas of the Lincoln Memorial statue still show faint signs of staining after a vandal splattered green paint at the site last week, National Park Service officials said Thursday.