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  1. PILT money in jeopardy, speaker tells commissionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sun Advocate

    ... be done in other areas as well, particularly by the present administration. Talk of an expanded Canyonlands National Park is one of the main concerns as the last two years of the Obama administration start to wain. "There are areas that need to be ...

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  2. Court: Regional haze pollution plan is not flawedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Deseret News

    The National Parks Conservation Association and other groups contend that Canyonlands National Park, above, and Arches National Park suffer from haze-causing emissions generated by the coal fired plants. The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals this week upheld a regional haze plan designed to protect the views at national parks, including five in Utah.

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  3. Court of Appeals: Regional haze pollution plan is not flawedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Deseret News

    The National Parks Conservation Association and other groups contend that Canyonlands National Park, above, and Arches National Park suffer from haze-causing emissions generated by the coal fired plants. The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals this week upheld a regional haze plan designed to protect the views at national parks, including five in Utah.

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  4. PILT money in jeopardy, speaker tells commissionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sun Advocate

    ... be done in other areas as well, particularly by the present administration. Talk of an expanded Canyonlands National Park is one of the main concerns as the last two years of the Obama administration start to wain. "There are areas that need to be ...

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  5. Stunning images of America's public landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Newsday

    The Mesa Arch Trail at Canyonlands National Park in Utah - a popular place to capture the sunrise over the park's countless canyons and fantastically formed buttes carved by the Colorado River and its tributaries. The U.S. Department of the Interior's America's Great Outdoors initiative is to promote and support innovative community-level efforts to conserve outdoor spaces and reconnect Americans to the outdoors.

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  6. Humble CommitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Santa Fe Reporter

    ... teaching, working on a new book about seven National Parks and advocating for the expansion of Canyonlands National Park in Utah. a In part, she's committed to protecting more of that landscape because of her friendship with the late Stewart Udall, ...

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  7. Hiking the Grand View Point trail in CanyonlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | KSL-TV

    If you are looking for an easy stroll and a beautiful overlook, the Grand View Point trail is the hike for you. The Grand View Point trail is located on the Island in the Sky Mesa in Canyonlands National Park.

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  8. Canyonlands' 50th Anniversary Celebration Continues with "Walking with Thoreau" Community ProjectRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Canyonlands National Park

    ... of the 50th anniversaries of the Wilderness Act, the Civil Rights Act, and the establishment of Canyonlands National Park, residents of Utah's Grand and San Juan Counties are invited to participate in a series of special hikes every Saturday ...

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  9. Photographer Spotlight: Brian LeeRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | FlickrBlog

    ... several panels along Barrier Creek in what's now called Horseshoe Canyon , a remote section of Canyonlands National Park added to the park in order to protect these same panels. Barrier Canyon Style works are most often painted ( pictographs ) ...

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  10. Utah poll: Slim majority would sue to take over federal landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... about federal lands management and found 56 percent of respondents oppose the idea of expanding Canyonlands National Park. Mark Clemens, Utah Sierra Club chapter manager, said UtahPolicy's poll runs counter to decades of polling about expanding ...

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  11. Salt Lake to Sin City: Five National Parks and a Highway Through the SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | RiderMagazine.com

    The Grand View Point at Canyonlands National Park opens to a breathtaking panorama of the White Rim Plateau and the maze of canyons carved by the Colorado and Green rivers. If you want to travel from Salt Lake City, Utah, to Las Vegas, Nevada, by the shortest possible route, the 425 miles of Interstate 15 is about as close to a straight line as you can get.

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  12. Canyonlands pictographs take one to another worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... Canyon is one of the most significant rock art sites in North America. It is in a remote area of Canyonlands National Park, Utah. A trip there requires plenty of preparation, plus the equipment and willingness to drive a 30-mile gravel road to the ...

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  13. Hiker dies after collapsing in Canyonlands ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | TwinCities

    Authorities in Utah say a 70-year-old hiker collapsed and died in Canyonlands National Park in spite of his daughter's attempts to revive him. Wayne County deputies say Karl George Mayne of Conifer, Colorado was pronounced dead a little after 7 p.m. on Monday.

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  14. Conifer Man Dies After Collapsing In Utah's Canyonlands ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | CBS Local

    Authorities in Utah say a 70-year-old hiker collapsed and died in Canyonlands National Park in spite of his daughter's attempts to revive him. Wayne County deputies say Karl George Mayne of Conifer was pronounced dead a little after 7 p.m. on Monday.

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  15. Colo. man dies after collapsing in CanyonlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | TheDenverChannel

    ... October 2 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Eagle, Garfield, Moffat, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK, Utah - A 70-year-old hiker from Conifer collapsed and died in Canyonlands National Park in spite of his daughter's attempts to ...

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  16. Heart attack suspected in death of elderly Horseshoe Canyon hikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... lost consciousness. The daughter administered CPR for about an hour, but he did not revive. A Canyonlands National Park ranger reported that a medical helicopter was dispatched to pick him up, but Mayne was pronounced dead en route to the hospital. ...

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  17. Polling Shows Most Westerners Approve Of Federal Land-Management...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | National Parks Traveler

    Most voters -- except those in Utah and Wyoming -- oppose efforts to transfer federal lands, such as this area of Canyonlands National Park, over to the states/Kurt Repanshek A public opinion poll of eight Western states has produced somewhat contradictory results when it comes to federal lands in those states. While strong numbers voiced positive views of agencies such as the National Park Service and U.S. Forest Service, equally strong numbers held their state governments in higher esteem than the federal government.

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  18. Utah: Home of America's rock starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Independent

    ... "Now imagine trying to get through while carrying a baby grand piano a " We're just inside Canyonlands National Park, which covers a vast swathe of desert wilderness in south-eastern Utah. The park celebrates a stately 50th birthday this month, but ...

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  19. Mazama: September 24, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... vulnerable. He and I have canoed the Missouri in Montana, the Green in Utah and the Colorado in Canyonlands National Park. We also took some exciting road and off-road trips around the west and had planned another from eastern Montana to North ...

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  20. Herbert hopeful for Utah public lands dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... the groups urging Obama to use the same presidential fiat to designate a monument surrounding Canyonlands National Park near Moab. One effort they're watching closely is a comprehensive plan by U.S. Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, to set aside Utah lands ...

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