It’s time for outdoor recreationists to put their money where their footprints are.
Park visitors can play an important role in funding our parks.
The park's wolf woes spur bigger questions of managing wilderness.
Capturing the economic value of wildlife—for the benefit of wildlife.
Is outsourcing parks a key to solving the National Park Service's financial problems?
Revisiting the consensus for national parks.
Can public-private partnerships tackle the park maintenance backlog?
Congress should stop acquiring more federal land for the park system and start maintaining what we’ve already got.
Using the LWCF to acquire land—without first addressing the billions of dollars in deferred maintenance on the existing federal land—will threaten the ecological health, public accessibility and economic productivity of these precious lands.
A former backcountry ranger, PERC research fellow Shawn Regan weighs in on the national parks' proposed entrance fee hikes. Fee revenues help parks address critical needs without relying on Congress for appropriations.