Yosemite National Park: Bay Area native named new superintendent

For only the second time in its 156-year history, Yosemite National Park will be run by a woman. The National Park Service announced Tuesday that Cicely Muldoon, a Sausalito native and parks veteran who previously worked as superintendent at Point Reyes National Seashore and Pinnacles National Park, will become permanent superintendent of the iconic Sierra […]

Billions for national parks as historic bill becomes law

After spending his presidency denying climate change, placing coal and oil industry officials in top environmental jobs, and weakening dozens of public health and wildlife rules, President Donald Trump on Tuesday reversed course and signed a historic law to pump billions of dollars into long-neglected repairs and upgrades at America’s national parks. The measure, known […]