• Capitol Hill
    Capitol Hill
    Flickr user Daniel Mennerich

    As the new administration begins, these are the public lands issues to watch

    From the Antiquities Act to the Land and Water Conservation Fund, here's what you need to know.

  • Coastal bluffs, ocean, and fog
    Terray Sylvester

    The Kashia return to the coast

    After 150 years, a California tribe is reunited with its ancestral home.

  • The Equipo Verde participates in a clean up day at an LA Green Alley as a part of the Avalon Green Alleys program.
    The Equipo Verde participates in a clean up day at an LA Green Alley as a part of the Avalon Green Alleys program.
    Annie Bang

    Meet the Equipo Verde: allies for alleys

    They're turning an alleyway in South Los Angeles into a walkable, bikeable, beautiful public resource.

  • A peak in King, Washington
    Mailbox peak -- King, Washington
    Sean Munson

    Speaking up for public lands: how to write a letter to your representatives

    If you really want to make an impression, there’s a lot to be said for doing it the old-fashioned way.

  • People enjoying the bridge in South Chickamauga
    People enjoying the bridge in South Chickamauga
    TPL archives

    Chattanooga bridges the greenway gap

    "Now there's true connectivity into neighborhoods. This is a big deal."

North Branch Park, Vermont
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Sugar Loaf, Boulder, Colorado
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Land&People magazine
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It's time to pick the image for the 2015 Trust for Public Land membership card—and we want to hear from you. Tell us which photo is your ...
Bea Perez
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#OurLand: Bark for parks!
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#OurLand
Nothing gets tails wagging like a day at the park—it's the best place for a game of fetch, a good mud-bath, and a long W-A-L-K. That's why ...
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Saint Croix River
Canoeing solo is one thing, but getting on the river with a friend has its own set of challenges. Even a little mix-up can send you ...
Children standing by a pond
As a boy, I spent a good chunk of my summers on one of New Hampshire's many ponds. Our family would rent a small cottage, and my two ...
Androscoggin Headwaters, New Hampshire
In New Hampshire, conservationists of all kinds are celebrating the resolution of a six-year effort to safeguard the forests and streams of ...
The Trust for Fido's Land
Making new friends is tough. Add the challenge of acclimating to a new city and a new culture, and the going gets even tougher. When ...
Rising country star Holly Williams
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A new day for Denver's oldest park
"As a mother and a grandmother, I was not going to allow another generation to have to go out of their neighborhood to go to a good park ...
Huey Johnson Bohemian Magazine
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Jump for joy!
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Jack Johnson #OurLand postcard
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The Trust for Coastal California's Land
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