Now is the time to reform the rules for travellers who park up and camp in public spaces. But don't blame freedom campers for all the problems in a community.
Conservation or copper? A proposed mine in northern Minnesota pits industrial jobs against a thriving outdoor economy.
Research shows children who go camping do better at school and are healthier and happier.
Researchers who visited parks throughout Alberta's bear and cougar country want to know if parks education is improving park-friendly behaviour.
Festival-goers increasingly treat tents as disposable, imagining they are put to good use when discarded. They're wrong.