National Parks

Lawsuit contends energy lease sales will affect environment

May 15, 2018

Environmental groups and Montana landowners are suing to cancel the U.S. government's sale of 287 oil and gas leases on federal land in the state

Repairs to leave part of Statue of Liberty dark

May 15, 2018

Workers will be turning off some lights for repairs to the Statue of Liberty's electrical system

Group behind Theodore Roosevelt library scraps 2-site plan

May 14, 2018

The foundation working to build a Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library in North Dakota has reversed an earlier decision to split the complex into two parts, in two cities, angering a top state lawmaker

Guard killed, 2 British tourists and driver abducted in Congo's Virunga National Park

May 11, 2018

Guard killed, 2 British tourists and driver abducted in Congo's Virunga National Park

Idaho wildlife officials approve limited grizzly bear hunt

May 11, 2018

The Idaho Fish and Game Commission approved a limited hunting season for grizzly bears in eastern Idaho just a year after the animals were removed from the Endangered Species List

Tanzania's Maasai evicted in favor of tourism, group says

May 10, 2018

Tanzania's ethnic Maasai herders evicted in favor of tourism, group says

Leopard grabs, kills toddler in Uganda national park

May 8, 2018

A wildlife official say a leopard has mauled and killed a toddler in a protected area popular with tourists

Bill seeks park status for New Mexico's stunning white dunes

May 4, 2018

A vast expanse of shifting white sand dunes in southern New Mexico would be elevated from a national monument to a national park under new legislation

Chad gets 6 rhinos nearly 50 years after losing the species

May 3, 2018

Six critically endangered black rhinos are being transported from South Africa to Chad, restoring the species to the country in north-central Africa nearly half a century after it was wiped out there

Yellowstone bison rams Idaho woman, tosses her off trail

May 2, 2018

A bison rammed a 72-year-old Idaho woman and tossed her off a trail as she walked in Yellowstone National Park

Traveller SEA (South-East Asia) is for wanderlust looking for an adventure in the South-East Asia region and the rest of the world.

Contact us: