Joshua Tree and Death Valley National Parks among those slated for expansion under new conservation legislation.
Landmark bill sets aside more than 1m acres of new wilderness, conservation areas and rivers
New conservation legislation passed by the US Senate will see national parks, rivers and bird habitats being protected across the country. The 662-page measure passed by 92 to 8 votes in the Senate and has been broadly welcomed.
National parks, rivers and bird habitats to be expanded and protected across the country
Joshua Tree and Death Valley national parks are to be enlarged, and stunning river landscapes in California and Utah will be protected, under new legislation that passed the US Senate on Tuesday.
9 GOOD REASONS TO SPEND MORE TIME OUTDOORS
We have all heard the phrase “ Get some fresh air!“ but here are 9 great reasons why it really is beneficial for your health. You may not have a National Park on your doorstep, but there will be somewhere green nearby to get your fix of nature.