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  1. Canyonlands National Park seeks input on proposed permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Deseret News

    Snow and clouds in the Canyonlands area Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 of Southern Utah. The National Park Service is seeking public comment on a proposal to require permits for all motor vehicle and bicycle day use on the White Rim and Elephant Hill roads in Canyonlands National Park.

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  2. Canyonlands National Park Considering Day-Use Permits For Vehicles,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | National Parks Traveler

    You might soon need a permit for a day ride on the White Rim Road in Canyonlands National Park/NPS, Neal Herbert Officials at Canyonlands National Park in Utah want to move to a day-use permitting system for vehicles and cyclists heading down either the White Rim or Elephant Hill roads. "Requiring permits for day use on these increasingly popular roads will help the park better protect resources and the visitor experience in these wild and remote locations," park officials said in a release.

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  3. 5. New day-use permits proposed for 2 roads in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | KSL-TV

    The National Park Service has proposed required day-use permits for White Rim and Elephant Hill roads in Canyonlands National Park and is seeking the public's feedback. Almost 90 percent of Canyonlands National Park is managed as back-country, including a system of historic roads that provide visitors with recreational opportunities in a remote national park setting, according to the National Park Service website.

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  4. New day-use permits proposed for 2 roads in CanyonlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | KSL-TV

    The National Park Service has proposed required day-use permits for White Rim and Elephant Hill roads in Canyonlands National Park and is seeking the public's feedback. Almost 90 percent of Canyonlands National Park is managed as back-country, including a system of historic roads that provide visitors with recreational opportunities in a remote national park setting, according to the National Park Service website.

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  5. People have mixed reactions about proposed national monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | NewsOK.com

    ... eas including the Dolores River in western Colorado, Utah's Cedar Mesa region and land surrounding Canyonlands National Park, and the Berryessa Snow Mountain region in northern California.

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  6. Kirkpatrick holds meeting on proposed national monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Fresno Bee

    ... including the Dolores River in western Colorado, Utah's Cedar Mesa region and land surrounding Canyonlands National Park, and the Berryessa Snow Mountain region in northern California. The 1.7 million acres that would make up Grand Canyon Watershed ...

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  7. O.A.R.S. celebrates Utah for whitewater rafting, hiking and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Examiner.com

    ... peak runoff, typically from mid May to mid June, the Colorado River through Cataract Canyon in Canyonlands National Park is home to some of the biggest Class IV-V whitewater in North America. O.A.R.S. offers 4- and 6-day Cataract Canyon rafting ...

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  8. O.A.R.S. Celebrates Utah, The 'Confluence of Adventure' For Whitewater Rafting, Hiking and MoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | PR Log

    ... peak runoff, typically from mid May to mid June, the Colorado River through Cataract Canyon in Canyonlands National Park is home to some of the biggest Class IV-V whitewater in North America. O.A.R.S. offers 4- and 6-day Cataract Canyon rafting ( ...

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  9. Interview with Shannon Baker about new Nora Abbott mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Examiner.com

    ... her friend, Laura Kamala, was producing a film to persuade Congress to expand the boundaries of Canyonlands National Park. "She was passionate about the film and her mission and couldn't stop talking," said Baker. "Midway through the conversation I ...

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  10. 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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  11. Assignment WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | 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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  12. Bends in Plumbing Cause Geysers to EruptRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | 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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  13. 2015 Community Artist AnnouncedRead the original story

    Feb 25, 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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  14. Utah's public lands aren't about to change handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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