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Replying to @NatureNPS: A quiet, undisturbed snow-covered path is an invitation to adventure and exploration. Will you answer the call?

#FridayPhot

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A quiet, undisturbed snow-covered path is an invitation to adventure and exploration. Will you answer the call?

#FridayPhoto #PlotYourPath #NewYearNewAdventure

📷/NPS @TRooseveltNPS

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We are pleased to announce the establishment of the Fulbright-National Parks Partnership to expand Fulbright research and cultural resource conservation and outdoor recreation in national parks.

@FulbrightPrgrm @FulbrightBoard @ECAatState

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In honor of the Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr., NPS sites will have free admission on Monday, January 18, 2021. Commemorated on the third Monday of January, it is also a day of service across the country. Learn more at:

#FindYourPark #MLKDay2021

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Replying to @YellowstoneNPS: Last month, park biologists were excited to find one of Yellowstone’s rarest mammals triggered a remote trail camera ou…

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Replying to @SleepingBearNPS: Icy lakes make for great spots to reflect on nature's beauty.

Photo: Sunrise over a frozen Little Glen Lake. https://…

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Icy lakes make for great spots to reflect on nature's beauty.

Photo: Sunrise over a frozen Little Glen Lake.

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Last month, park biologists were excited to find one of Yellowstone’s rarest mammals triggered a remote trail camera outside the Mammoth Hot Springs area: a wolverine!

Video description: Black and white video of wolverine running through a snow-blanketed, forested area.

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Replying to @CapitolReefNPS: Stargaze during tmrw's new moon! Most stars we see are separated by vast space. If the Sun was grapefruit sized and on…

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Stargaze during tmrw's new moon! Most stars we see are separated by vast space. If the Sun was grapefruit sized and on the west coast, Earth would be the size of a pinhead 50 ft inland. Our next closest star would be cherry sized and located on the east coast!

Photo: Zolt Levay

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Replying to @FireAviationNPS: If you're interested in becoming a wildland firefighter, we have some resources for you! Did you know that there are s…

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Replying to @NPSParkCLP: Join the Olmsted Center for Landscape Preservation this summer as a Digital Media Resource Assistant supported through the…

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Join the Olmsted Center for Landscape Preservation this summer as a Digital Media Resource Assistant supported through the Latino Heritage Internship Program (@LatinoLhip). Details & apply: #CulturalLandscapes #GIS #internship @NatlParkService

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If you're interested in becoming a wildland firefighter, we have some resources for you! Did you know that there are several different wildland firefighting positions? #PlotYourPath #FireYear2021
Learn about a few of these positions:

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Replying to @GrandCanyonNPS: Grand Canyon is in the northwest corner of Arizona, close to the borders of Utah and Nevada. The Colorado River, which…

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Grand Canyon is in the northwest corner of Arizona, close to the borders of Utah and Nevada. The Colorado River, which flows through the canyon, drains water from 7 states, but the place we know as Grand Canyon is entirely in Arizona. Photo/NASA from International Space Station.

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Replying to @TRooseveltNPS: The warm weather continues here in western North Dakota! Why not visit Theodore Roosevelt National Park with a friend wh…

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The warm weather continues here in western North Dakota! Why not visit Theodore Roosevelt National Park with a friend who is as excited about the outdoors as you?

NPS Photo/A. Myran

#FindYourPark #EncuentraTuParque

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Replying to @SpecialAgentNPS: We are honored to serve alongside the dedicated women & men protecting #publiclands. On #NationalLawEnforcementAppreci

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Keep your distance. Recreate with the people in your household. Give others plenty of room whether you are on a trail, in a parking lot, or amongst the pronghorn.

📸Pronghorn socially distancing at @WindCaveNPS.
#RecreateResponsibly

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We are honored to serve alongside the dedicated women & men protecting #publiclands. On #NationalLawEnforcementAppreciationDay and every day, we are thankful to all who serve, especially those on the front lines throughout the ongoing pandemic.
#NPS #LEAD2021 #SpecialAgent

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Replying to @COcanalNPS: Today is our birthday! 🎉🎂🎁

Established on January 8, 1971, today is the 50th anniversary of the founding of the C&O Canal…

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Today is our birthday! 🎉🎂🎁

Established on January 8, 1971, today is the 50th anniversary of the founding of the C&O Canal as a National Historical Park. Celebrate with us all year long.

Check out our new celebratory park video: .

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Replying to @DryTortugasNPS: Want to be a park scientist? Here's your chance!

We’re accepting applications for a paid intern position with the Sea…

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Want to be a park scientist? Here's your chance!

We’re accepting applications for a paid intern position with the Sea Turtle Monitoring Program. The Scientists-in-Parks intern will be collecting and working with sea turtle nesting activity and other data.

NPS Photos

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Replying to @BOAFNPS: The Black Heritage Trail® remains open for self-guided tours, but please remember to #RecreateResponsibly:

* Keep your distan…

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The Black Heritage Trail® remains open for self-guided tours, but please remember to #RecreateResponsibly:

* Keep your distance from other groups.
* Wash your hands often.
* Dress for the weather.
* Respect the privacy of our neighbors and their residences along the trail.

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Replying to @CanyonlandsNPS: New year, new National Parks! In 2021, National Parks across the country will waive park entrance frees on the followin…

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New year, new National Parks! In 2021, National Parks across the country will waive park entrance frees on the following dates:

Which National Parks do you plan to explore for the first time this year? Stay safe, plan ahead, and #recreateresponsibly.

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Replying to @GWCarverNPS: 78 years ago, on 1/5/1943, George Washington Carver passed away.
Newspapers around the country reported on his death. Six…

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78 years ago, on 1/5/1943, George Washington Carver passed away.
Newspapers around the country reported on his death. Six months later, Congress designated his birthplace as a national monument— the first unit of the @NatlParkService dedicated to an African American!
Photo-NPS

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“Well it is a little chillier than I had thought, so I have fashioned my hat back into my pants.” - Michael Scott⁣

Heading outdoors? Have the right gear!
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See our winter ready tips at

Image: @GrandTetonNPS

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Replying to @DinosaurNPS: Happy #MuseumMonday from DINO 978, a Stegosaurus axis collected from the Carnegie Quarry at @DinosaurNPS in 1969. An axis…

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Happy #MuseumMonday from DINO 978, a Stegosaurus axis collected from the Carnegie Quarry at @DinosaurNPS in 1969. An axis is the second cervical vertebra, and found right behind the skull, after the first cervical vertebra, called the atlas. #NPSpaleo

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