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  1. 5 national parks you need to put on your bucket listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | RecordNET

    ... not to be missed. Fun fact: Yellowstone was established in 1872 as America's first national park. Grand Canyon National Park (Arizona): Pictures - though amazing - don't even come close to doing this justice. It's huge, it's beautiful, it's simply ...

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  2. National Parks Attract Record Crowds in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RV Business

    ... 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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  3. Visit a national park for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    ... national parks in 2014. Great Smoky Mountains National Park ranked first for visitors last year. Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona was the second most-popular national park last year. Shown here is an inversion: cold fog trapped in the canyon by ...

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  4. National parks are free this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNN

    ... national parks in 2014. Great Smoky Mountains National Park ranked first for visitors last year. Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona was the second most-popular national park last year. Shown here is an inversion: cold fog trapped in the canyon by ...

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  5. Free entry to national parks this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNN

    ... national parks in 2014. Great Smoky Mountains National Park ranked first for visitors last year. Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona was the second most-popular national park last year. Shown here is an inversion: cold fog trapped in the canyon by ...

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  6. The Lost Condor Man finds rare Grand Canyon bird near CortezRead the original story

    Thursday | Cortez Journal News

    A California condor missing and feared dead from near Grand Canyon National Park, was found Thursday by seasonal park ranger Franz Carver.Carver, who drives around looking for birds on his days off, spotted the California condor on Thursday, April 16, in the Summit Ridge area, south of Dolores.At...

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  7. Durango The Lost Condor? Colorado 380x230Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Cortez Journal News

    ... and saw the tag. It turns out, N8, also know as bird 680, is a 2-year-old male from the Grand Canyon National Park. He was listed in February by the park as “missing and feared dead.” “It was pretty exciting to hear he made it ...

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  8. Bill could prohibit new mining near BWCARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Timberjay Newspapers Online

    ... that the president did just that recently when he placed a moratorium on uranium mining near Grand Canyon National Park. Twin Metals, in a statement issued Tuesday, made clear its strong opposition to McCollum's bill and any possible moratorium on ...

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  9. Reader Participation Day: Grand Canyon Float, Or Appalachian Trail TrekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | National Parks Traveler

    There are more than a few experiences of a lifetime to be had in the National Park System. But arguably two right at the top of anyone's list would be a raft trip on the Colorado River through Grand Canyon National Park , and a multi-month sojourn along the Appalachian National Scenic Trai l.

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  10. Late season snow keeps fire season in checkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Williams

    ... rating applies to the Williams Ranger District, the Tusayan Ranger District and the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park . The combination of warming temperatures, lack of precipitation, lowering humidity levels and high winds create ideal ...

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  11. Letter: I'm ready and waiting for my permits, Rep. LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Salt Lake Tribune

    I have decided to take a spontaneous road trip to southern Utah and northern Arizona. I want to float my personal/non-commercial boat through Grand Canyon National Park and hike the Wave in the Vermillion Cliffs National Monument.

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  12. Kanab Creek Wilderness: Expansive Esplanade Terraces Fractured by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Sierra

    ... please contact us. The Kanab Creek Wilderness Area, bordering the north and western side of Grand Canyon National Park, contains a labyrinth of canyons converging together, ultimately flowing into the Colorado River deep in the Park. While most of ...

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  13. Jewels of the Grand Canyon, ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Sierra

    ... right for you. A backcountry permit cannot be applied for until December 1, 2014 because of Grand Canyon National Park rules. The dates may have to be changed or the trip altered to obtain the needed permit. The permit will be obtained by about ...

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  14. Federal Judge Okays Uranium Mining Near Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | National Parks Traveler

    A federal judge has denied a request by a coalition of conservation groups and the Havasupai Tribe to halt uranium mining at a site near the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park . The legal action had challenged the U.S. Forest Service's decision to allow the mine to be reopened without updating a federal environmental review that was originally prepared in 1986.

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  15. Federal Judge OKs Uranium Mining Next to Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Indybay.org

    PHOENIX, Ariz.- U.S. District Court Judge David Campbell denied a request to halt new uranium mining at the Canyon uranium mine, located only six miles from Grand Canyon National Park's South Rim. The Havasupai tribe and a coalition of conservation groups had challenged the U.S. Forest Service's decision to allow Energy Fuels Inc. to reopen the mine without initiating or completing formal tribal consultations and without updating an obsolete federal environmental review dating to 1986.

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  16. Federal Judge OKs Uranium Mining Next to Grand Canyon National ParkRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Common Dreams

    U.S. District Court Judge David Campbell denied a request to halt new uranium mining at the Canyon uranium mine, located only six miles from Grand Canyon National Park's South Rim. The Havasupai tribe and a coalition of conservation groups had challenged the U.S. Forest Service's decision to allow Energy Fuels Inc. to reopen the mine without initiating or completing formal tribal consultations and without updating an obsolete federal environmental review dating to 1986.

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  17. What Are the Most Endangered Rivers in the US?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | LiveScience

    ... also wants to expand by 1,000 percent the small town of Tusayan, which lies just outside the Grand Canyon National Park's south entrance. The project includes adding a spa, dude ranch, hotels and more than 2,200 homes to the area. Such an expansion ...

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  18. The Colorado River At Grand Canyon National Park Called "America's Most Endangered River"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | National Parks Traveler

    ... however, when it comes to a list of America's Most Endangered Rivers, and the Colorado River in Grand Canyon National Park has unfortunately earned that label on a just-released annual report. The 2015 version of "America's Most Endangered RiversA " ...

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  19. American Rivers Announces America's Most Endangered Rivers Of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Water Online

    ... expansion of the town of Tusayan, which lies less than five miles from the south entrance to Grand Canyon National Park, threatens sensitive groundwater supplies. Depleting already-stressed groundwater could impact the seeps and springs that feed ...

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  20. Columbia River is No. 2 on list of America's endangered riversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... River holds down the No. 1 spot, largely due to a planned tramway development just outside Grand Canyon National Park and major real estate developments being plotted for the town of Tusayan on the park's southern border. The 1964 Columbia River ...

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