Aah, summer! Time to hit the road and visit some our crown jewel national parks here in the West. It's time to enjoy the trees, the canyons, the birds, bees, and bears, the ranger talks, the smog.
The smog? Yep, get ready for it. Because if the EPA has its way, the tremendous views from Mesa Verde, Zion, and other national parks will become more obscured with haze.
As the Washington Post succinctly put it on May 16: