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  1. How do you solve a problem like the 'Beefalo'?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... plants are affected along with the habitat. Martha Hahn, science and natural resources manager at Grand Canyon National Park took us to Little Park Lake, one of the key water sources, to show us the damage. "When we're looking at 2-300 bison using ...

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  2. The US Finally Lifts the Curse of the 'Golden Cage' VisaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Global Voices Online

    ... People from 12 different countries take the Oath of Allegiance to become US citizens at the Grand Canyon National Park on September 23, 2010. Photo from Flickr user Grand Canyon National Park. CC BY 2.0 This article and radio report by Carol Hills ...

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  3. Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NewMexiKen

    The Grand Canyon is more than a great chasm carved over millennia through the rocks of the Colorado Plateau. It is more than an awe-inspiring view.

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  4. February 26, 1919: The Grand Canyon Becomes a National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Nation

    On this day in 1919 President Woodrow Wilson signed a bill establishing Grand Canyon National Park. Back in 1893, music critic and Nation staffer Henry T. Finck wrote about his trip to the Canyon , and, in other installments, his travels across the West.

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  5. 20 NAU staff, students safe after Grand Canyon rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WALA

    The van was stranded in an area called Sowats Point located outside the Grand Canyon National Park. It was picking up three people at a time until all 20 were safely rescued.

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  6. Snowbound campers rescued by helicopter from Grand...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Twenty campers stranded by a snowstorm on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon were safely rescued by helicopter on Tuesday, local sheriff's officials said. The group, consisting of students and faculty from Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, began their outing last Wednesday in the Sowats Point area of Kaibab National Forest, a popular spot for hiking and camping adjacent to Grand Canyon National Park.

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  7. 20 staff and university students rescued near Grand CanyonRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KNUS-AM Aurora

    ... trips, advance notice on upcoming 710 KNUS events, movie screening passes, giveaways and more! GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) - Twenty Northern Arizona University students and staff who were stranded in the snow near the Grand Canyon's North ...

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  8. 20 staff and students being rescued from Grand CanyonRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Big News Network.com

    ... social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) -- A rescue helicopter is lifting 20 stranded Northern Arizona University students and staff out of an area near ...

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  9. Efforts underway to rescue 20 snowbound NAU staff and students near Grand CanyonRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Examiner.com

    Efforts are currently underway to rescue twenty snowbound Northern Arizona University staff and students near Grand Canyon National Park . According to a recent news release, a Arizona Department of Public Safety helicopter pilot surveyed the area on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon where the Northern Arizona University students and faculty are stranded at Sowats Point .

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  10. Watchtower at Desert View not just another gift shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Grand Canyon News

    As of Jan. 1 the Watchtower was designated a National Park building after it was purchased from Xanterra - a concessionaire company operating lodges and restaurants at the park, by Grand Canyon National Park . "It was transferred to the National Park Service in January of this year," said Interpretive Ranger at Desert View, Maci MacPherson.

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  11. New Grand Canyon concessions contract addresses trademarks, employee housing and renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Grand Canyon News

    ... patio and implementation of mobile food service vehicles. According to the associated press, Grand Canyon National Park Superintendent Dave Uberuaga is confident the park has struck the appropriate balance in the contract to create successful ...

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  12. Camden architecture firm receives award for new energy-efficient SRM building in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Jersey Journal

    ... and Resource Management building in Arizona. The Science and Resource Management Building at the Grand Canyon National Park. Design by DCM Architecture & Engineering LLC from Camden. Managed and operated by The National Park Service (NPS), the ...

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  13. Company plans to resume work at Arizona uranium mineRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | The Navajo Times

    ... mine shuts down this spring, the company running it plans to restart another mine south of Grand Canyon National Park. The move by Energy Fuels Resources Inc. comes amid a lawsuit challenging the Canyon Mine on national forest land about six miles ...

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  14. Uranium Mine Owners Going Forward On New MineRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | MIX969.com

    Energy Fuels Resources Inc. has a mine on U.S. Forest Service land, just south of Grand Canyon National Park. The Havasupai Tribe and others sued the Forest Service, saying the agency violated federal law in allowing the mine to move forward.

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  15. Drought, little snow leave Grand Canyon springs high and dryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | KTVK Phoenix

    The springs that flow inside Grand Canyon National Park are running dry. Meager snowpacks and an ongoing drought have contributed to a decline in many of the springs that feed the leaves and grass along the canyon walls, officials inside the park said last week.

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  16. Company plans to resume work at AZ uranium mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | ABC15.com

    When Arizona's only active uranium mine shuts down this spring, the company running it plans to restart another mine south of Grand Canyon National Park. The move by Energy Fuels Resources Inc. comes amid a lawsuit challenging the Canyon Mine on national forest land about six miles southeast of Tusayan.

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  17. National parks visitation sets all-time record in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Summit County Voice

    ... accounted for half of 2014 visitation and half of the increase in visits between 2013 and 2014. Grand Canyon National Park bumped Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area out of the top 10 most visited areas in the national park system. The list ...

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  18. Drought, little snow leave Grand Canyon springs high and dryRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The springs that flow inside Grand Canyon National Park are running dry.

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  19. National parks saw record numbers of visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WKBT

    ... Of the 59 specially designated national parks, Great Smoky Mountains was the most visited, while Grand Canyon National Park came in second place, with 4.8 million visitors. Yosemite came in third place with 3.9 million visitors.

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  20. National parks set record numbers of visitors in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | KSL-TV

    ... Of the 59 specially designated national parks, Great Smoky Mountains was the most visited, while Grand Canyon National Park came in second place, with 4.8 million visitors. Yosemite came in third place with 3.9 million visitors.

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