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Spreading the Wealth

Today John Chapman was born in 1774. He planted lots of cider apples, thus the name Johnny Appleseed, right?

Rhinos distribute a lot of seeds themselves, just in their daily rounds. 26 more words

R Life Lessons

Federal Register Highlights - 9/20/16

Unpublished, time-sensitive and proposed rules for September 20, 2016:

PROPOSED RULE: The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) proposes to expand the approximately 2.25 million-acre “Outer Coastal Plain” viticultural area in southeastern New Jersey by approximately 32,932 acres. 1,071 more words

Daily Updates

The Standing Rock Sioux just scored a huge (albeit temporary) victory against the Dakota Access pipeline

Just moments after a federal judge denied the Standing Rock Sioux tribe’s request to block construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline on Sept. 10, the tribe and its hundreds of supporters won a huge, albeit temporary victory, when the Obama administration announced that it would not authorize any further construction of the pipeline for now. 290 more words

National Park Service at 100.

On August 25, 1916, then President Woodrow Wilson signed the National Park Service Organic Act, passed by Congress.

Today is the 100th birthday of the U.S. 173 more words

Celebrating the National Park Service’s Centennial

Since the creation of the National Park Service (NPS) on August 25, 1916, more than 275 million people visit the natural and cultural resources every year! 895 more words

National Park Service

Travel to National Parks with These Charley Harper Posters

Thinking of traveling to a national park this summer? In addition to being prime time for outdoor exploration, August is American Artists Appreciation Month and the National Park Service’s (NPS) centennial month. 455 more words