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  1. Op-ed: Obama should declare Canyonlands monument to protect Utah lands and economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... jewel in Utah - Greater Canyonlands - the magnificent 1.8 million acres of land surrounding Canyonlands National Park. Greater Canyonlands deserves monument protection. One of the most exquisite and extraordinary landscapes on Earth, it harbors ...

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  2. Assignment WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Outdoor Photographer

    "When preparing for this journey, I diligently monitored the weather, trying to predict the ideal morning to experience Mesa Arch in Canyonlands National Park, Utah. Originally I had planned to visit the arch a day earlier, on January 1st of this year, but altered my itinerary last minute due to the changing forecast.

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  3. Bends in Plumbing Cause Geysers to EruptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | How Stuff Works

    ... true treasure. Here are 10 great reasons to visit it right now. More than 440,000 people visit the Canyonlands National Park -- located in Southwest Utah -- every year and it's easy to see why: Dramatic arches and serpentine slot canyons are only ...

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  4. 2015 Community Artist AnnouncedRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Arches National Park

    ... the world. During the artist's tenure, a selection of his/her work is sold in the Arches and Canyonlands National Park Visitor Center bookstores by the Canyonlands Natural History Association. For more information about the program, visit ...

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  5. Utah's public lands aren't about to change handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | High Country News

    ... would have to aggressively drill for oil in many publicly valued places such as the region around Canyonlands National Park. And even doing that, the state would still face a $100 million backlog in deferred maintenance costs for everything from ...

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  6. 2015 Community Artist AnnouncedRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Arches National Park

    ... the world. During the artist's tenure, a selection of his/her work is sold in the Arches and Canyonlands National Park Visitor Center bookstores by the Canyonlands Natural History Association. For more information about the program, visit ...

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  7. Student Spotlight: Madeline Stallman, seventh-grader at Louisville's Monarch K-8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Daily Camera

    ... also an outdoor education member, with a goal of participating in a four-day backpacking trip to Canyonlands National Park in Moab. Language arts and choir. I enjoy reading and writing. I've been in the Boulder Childrens Chorale, so it's fun to do ...

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  8. Study: Loss Of Colorado River Would Cripple Economies Of Seven States, From Wyoming To CaliforniaRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    The summer of 2002 brought record low flows to the Colorado River. This shot of the Big Drop Three rapid in Cataract Canyon in Canyonlands National Park at a flow of 2,700 cubic feet shows how recreation can be impacted by a declining Colorado River.

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  9. Data shows Moab air quality usually meets federal limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Moab Times-Independent

    ... more. However, there are two nearby monitoring stations already installed in the region - one in Canyonlands National Park and one located about 120 miles away in Price. Call said part of the reason for the test monitoring was to determine if Moab's ...

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  10. Google cameras capture unique view of Yampa RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | KSL-TV

    ... Yampa also plays a key role in filling Utah's Lake Powell. Its waters join the Colorado River in Canyonlands National Park, flow through the Glen Canyon Dam and eventually are captured in Lake Mead. Unlike some stretches of river in the western ...

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  11. The Geology Of Canyonlands National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    Baked by time like some multi-layer geologic tort, Canyonlands National Park in southeastern Utah features a landscape cut by canyons, rumpled by upthrusts, dimpled by grabens, and even pockmarked, some believe, by ancient asteroids. Just outside of Moab rises a kaleidoscope of tilted and carved geology laid down over the eons.

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  12. Float Through Cataract Canyon In Canyonlands National Park With The TravelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    Early fall is an exquisite time to float the Colorado River through Cataract Canyon in Canyonlands National Park . And how better to enjoy that float than with fellow park travelers on this National Parks Traveler adventure? After shoving off into the Green River from Mineral Bottom just upstream of the confluence with the Colorado River, we'll spend six days drifting through one of the most mesmerizing landscapes in America.

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  13. Arches and Canyonlands National Park fees could go upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Under a National Park Service proposal released Friday, the cost of driving a single vehicle into either park would go up to $25. Currently, entrance for a private vehicle costs $10.

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  14. Vegetation Pile Burns Planned in Arches and Canyonlands National ParksRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Arches National Park

    Park officials plan to burn piles of dead vegetation within Arches National Park's Courthouse Wash and visitor center area between January 5, 2015 and January 16, 2015 as weather conditions allow. In addition, a pile of vegetation will be burned in the Needles district of Canyonlands National Park during this same time period.

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  15. Timelapse Moab 5-Night Workshop Announced for May 19-23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Cameratown.com

    ... as well as two of the most beautiful national parks in the country - Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park. Moab is also home to Dead Horse Point State Park and the La Sal Mountain Range - providing an unlimited amount of amazing vistas ...

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  16. Social Media Sites Offer A Nice Sampling Of Winter Scenery In ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    ... Facebook, so here's a brief sample for your early winter armchair travels. The Facebook page for Canyonlands National Park in Utah posted the following postcard-worthy image on December 26 with the caption, "The red rocks of Canyonlands are now ...

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  17. The Top National Park Stories Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    Are national parks becoming irrelevant? That question was one of the big stories in 2014/Great Gallery, Canyonlands National Park by Kurt Repanshek New units to the National Park System, a face-off over concession fees at Grand Canyon National Park that impacted nearly a quarter of the park system, and even the basic relevancy of national parks were among the top stories of 2014 involving the park system. Compared to past years, 2014 was relatively calm across the parks.

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  18. 749B_52_EMS_Honors.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Moab Times-Independent

    ... Smith said. On the afternoon of June 22, EMS was paged to the Shafer Canyon Overlook in Canyonlands National Park. A young woman was unconscious on the asphalt, suffering from intense heatstroke. Her boyfriend had hiked her unconscious body from a ...

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  19. Yellowstone Thermal Pools Colored by PollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    ... true treasure. Here are 10 great reasons to visit it right now. More than 440,000 people visit the Canyonlands National Park -- located in Southwest Utah -- every year and it's easy to see why: Dramatic arches and serpentine slot canyons are only ...

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  20. Winter Visitor Center Hours & ClosuresRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Arches National Park

    ... this winter, except for Christmas Day when it will be closed. Island in the Sky Visitor Center in Canyonlands National Park will be closed starting December 31, 2014 and reopen on Friday, March 6, 2015. Needles Visitor Center in Canyonlands National ...

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