Wyoming State parks close overnight camping facilities due to COVID-19

If you’ve got the urge to get out during these times of social distancing and presure to ‘stay at home,” you’re not alone. And the first place that pops into…

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Iowa state park restrooms closed, camping limited Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Iowa’s state parks have closed restrooms through April 15 and will limit camping to enclosed campers due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources reported. Updates will…

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Arkansas adding new restrictions for camping at State Parks

Stacy Hurst, secretary of the Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage and Tourism (ADPHT), announced Friday (March 27) the department is limiting the use of campgrounds to RVs with self-contained bathrooms….

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bighorn sheep illegally shot in California

American Conservation officers are asking for the public’s help in finding a poacher responsible for illegally shooting a rare California bighorn sheep in the Okanagan. Boom 109.1 reports: The ram…

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Reporters Reaction To Meeting Bison Herd At Yellowstone: “I Aint Messing With You!”

Deion Broxton of NBC Montana was just trying to record a news segment on Wednesday at Yellowstone National Park. But instead of getting the story, he became the story (not…

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Coronavirus: Physical remoteness works, study shows

Different physical distance measures are effective in reducing the number of new cases of coronavirus, show the preliminary results of a modeling study carried out in a simulated framework of…

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Ontario provincial parks closed due to Coronavirus -UPDATE

Christine Elliott, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Health, and Jeff Yurek, Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks today released the following update on Ontario Parks activities in response…

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Backcountry Camping Still Available In Ontario Despite Covid-19 Cronavirus

Christine Elliott, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Health and Jeff Yurek, Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks today released the following statement regarding the activities of Ontario Parks…

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Call for caution in Banff National Park: grizzly bear has already emerged from its den

A male grizzly bear seen in Banff National Park last week arouses the curiosity of a wildlife expert who questions his identity, while asking the public to be vigilant. On…

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These Alberta Provincial Parks Are Closing

As online reservations for campsites begin  on the Alberta Parks site, the government has announced the total or partial closure of 20 of its sites and a rate increase. The…

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