Canyonlands National Park Newswire

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  1. DAQ to monitor ozone levels in MoabRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Moab Times-Independent

    ... Council member Heila Ershadi. A monitoring station located in the Island in the Sky district of Canyonlands National Park has been collecting air quality data since 1992. However, without a monitoring station in town, Call said it was impossible to ...

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  2. 14 senators pitch new national monument in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... Utah should have a Greater Canyonlands National Monument. They say the 1.8 million acres around Canyonlands National Park are some of the nation's most stunning, wild and unique landscapes and should "be permanently protected." "I'll use my ...

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  3. Artist David Goodrich: In MemoriamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Pitch

    Artist David Goodrich, 52, died July 22 while hiking in Canyonlands National Park, in Utah.

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  4. Hiker found dead in Utah identified as Kansas City manRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    On Tuesday, Goodrich was in Horseshoe Canyon, an extension of Canyonlands National Park, when a group of hikers came upon him at about 1 p.m., according to a county press release.

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  5. Utah health professionals urge Obama to create new national monumentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... he intends to set aside more monuments, to protect 1.8 million acres of public lands surrounding Canyonlands National Park. "Protecting this world-class landscape would not only preserve an area of unparalleled scenic beauty and rich cultural ...

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  6. Utah health professionals urge Obama to create new national monumentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... he intends to set aside more monuments, to protect 1.8 million acres of public lands surrounding Canyonlands National Park. "Protecting this world-class landscape would not only preserve an area of unparalleled scenic beauty and rich cultural ...

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  7. No man overboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Boulder Weekly

    ... that canyon in the inaugural run for Warriors on Cataract, spending four days traveling through Canyonlands National Park on the Colorado River, riding rapids and camping on beaches and stopping to hike to see waterfalls, petroglyphs and Indian ...

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  8. Artist in the Park Applications Being AcceptedRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Canyonlands National Park

    ... process with visitors from around the world. The artist's work may be sold in the Arches and Canyonlands National Park bookstores. Artists must be residents of Grand or San Juan Counties. Program details, short videos by former Community Artists, ...

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  9. National Park Service Announces Fire Restrictions for 2014Read the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Canyonlands National Park

    Due to very dry conditions and increasing fire danger in Southeast Utah, Superintendent Kate Cannon has announced fire restrictions for Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, and Natural Bridges and Hovenweep National Monuments.

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  10. No Man OverboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Boulder Weekly

    ... that canyon in the inaugural run for Warriors on Cataract, spending four days traveling through Canyonlands National Park on the Colorado River, riding rapids and camping on beaches and stopping to hike to see waterfalls, petroglyphs and Indian ...

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  11. A Beautiful Delicate Arch SunsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | CNN

    ... ot to be totally discouraged by my shoulder (that kept me awake all night), I went to Mesa Arch in Canyonlands National Park the next morning to shoot the sunrise.

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  12. Letter: Protect CanyonlandsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Deseret News

    ... oil spill damage if you wander too far off the beaten path are not tourist friendly. Driving to Canyonlands National Park is problematic. New five-acre oil pads with their drilling rigs are becoming frequent sights. The increased traffic from both ...

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  13. Events to celebrate Canyonlands' 50th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | KSL-TV

    Canyonlands National Park was created on Sept. 12, 1964, thus preserving over 300,000 acres of unique and spectacular canyons, formations, rivers and ancient Pueblo sites.

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  14. Trails I've Hiked: Hamburger Rocks At Capitol Reef National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | National Parks Traveler

    ... "Mighty Five" national parks (Arches, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capital Reef, and Zion), only Canyonlands National Park sees fewer visitors than Capitol Reef. Of the approximately 660,000 annual guests, only a dedicated few travel the long distance ...

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  15. Great Speeches And Interviews: The Climate Justice Movement with Tim DeChristopher, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... giants on land parcels which, starting at $2 an acre, were adjacent to national treasures like Canyonlands National Park. Two months later, incoming Interior Secretary Ken Salazar invalidated the auction. Bidder 70 is a documentary film about ...

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  16. National Park Service Announces Fire RestrictionsRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Canyonlands National Park

    Due to the continued very high fire danger and current level of fire activity in the State of Utah, Superintendent Kate Cannon has announced fire restrictions for Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, and Natural Bridges and Hovenweep National Monuments.

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  17. Exploring The Parks: Musings From Island In The Sky At Canyonlands National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    Canyonlands National Park is divided by the Green and Colorado rivers into three distinct districts.

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  18. National Park Service Announces Fire RestrictionsRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Canyonlands National Park

    Due to the continued very high fire danger and current level of fire activity in the State of Utah, Superintendent Kate Cannon has announced fire restrictions for Arches and Canyonlands National Parks, and Natural Bridges and Hovenweep National Monuments.

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  19. Utah's majestic landscapes threatened by dirty fuels industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | TreeHugger

    ... seen a dramatic rise in the number of oil and gas wells in the region immediately north and west Canyonlands National Park and Dead Horse Point State Park. In fact, a current oil well operating less than a mile from the entrance to Canyonlands is ...

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  20. Mysterious beauty in Utah's Horseshoe CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Star Tribune

    A full moon rises over the La Sal Mountains in southeastern Utah. Seen from the lip of Horseshoe Canyon in Canyonlands National Park.

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