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Holiday Book Review: "Wildlands Philanthropy: The Great American Tradition"

Holiday Book Review: "Wildlands Philanthropy: The Great American Tradition"

SAN RAFAEL, California, December 15, 2008 (ENS) – A sturdy coffee-table is a must for exploring the glorious new in-depth book of essays and photos on America’s wonderful places preserved in their natural state by dedicated philanthropists. “Wildlands Philanthropy: The Great American Tradition,” features essays by Tom Butler with photos by Antonio Vizcaino in a…

America's Five Quietest and Five Noisiest National Parks

America's Five Quietest and Five Noisiest National Parks

WASHINGTON, DC, July 14, 2008 (ENS) – Finding peace and quiet in the national parks this summer just got a little easier with the help of coalition of National Park Service retirees who have compiled a ranking of America’s parks based on their soundscape. The Coalition of National Park Service Retirees, CNPSR, has put together…