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  1. Sonora, Ebbetts passes openRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Union Democrat

    There is not a firm opening date for Tioga Pass in Yosemite, but it could open before Memorial Day weekend, Yosemite National Park spokesman Erik Skindrud said. All other roads in Yosemite are open, including Glacier Point Road.

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  2. Topographic controls on spatial patterns of conifer transpiration and ...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... in evapotranspiration and vegetation productivity under temperature warming scenarios. Results from Yosemite National Park, in the California Sierra Nevada, suggest that for most snow-dominated elevations, the shift in the timing of recharge is ...

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  3. Spring storm delivers late rain, snow to Northern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Davis Enterprise

    A brief spring storm delivered a welcome batch of rain to Northern California on Saturday as well as an unexpectedly hearty supply of snow that closed roads in Yosemite National Park and made tire chains a requirement in the mountain passes around Lake Tahoe. The wet weather that moved in from the Pacific Northwest on Friday night produced nearly an inch of rain in Sacramento and dumped more than a foot of snow at Tahoe-area ski resorts that were forced to end their seasons early last month because of an absence of snow, National Weather Service meteorologist Tom Dang said.

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  4. Huntington Library acquires works by photographers Ansel Adams, William CurrentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... in total, feature pictures selected and printed by the artist, including many from his favorite muse, Yosemite National Park, such as “Monolith, the Face of Half Dome” from 1927. The first portfolio is from 1948 and the last from 1976. ...

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  5. Art talk will examine role of art in environmentalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Park Record

    ... Abraham Lincoln signed the Yosemite Grant Act, which turned Yosemite Valley, which would later become Yosemite National Park, into the world's first Wilderness Park, said Kevin DeLuca, University of Utah professor of communication and environmental ...

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  6. Legendary Rock Climber Lynn HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Lynn Hill climbs the Nose route of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park. The route was once considered impossible to climb.

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  7. Passes Remain Closed For WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | My Mother Lode

    ... announced an early end to the winter closure. Highway 120 Tioga Pass has not yet reopened, as Yosemite National Park officials say road crews are still clearing debris and completing necessary repairs, ahead of a tentative opening by Memorial Day ...

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  8. 3-D Microscope Uses Virtual Reality to Let You Explore a MoleculeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Government Executive

    Nanotronics Imaging has created a new system, called nVisible, that lets anyone walk through a three-dimensional, digital visualization of a microscopic landscape, using a virtual reality headset. The new data measure the extent to which agency IT projects stay within budget and on schedule and the average time it takes to deliver key phases of a project.

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  9. Centre sets climbers El Capitan-style challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    Carlton Lodge Activity Centre, in Carlton Miniott, near Thirsk , is inviting teams and individuals to scale the its extensive climbing wall in relays until they have scaled the equivalent of El Capitan, in Yosemite National Park, which was conquered by climbers without aids in January. David Sharp, the centre's chief executive, said: "When we saw the El Capitan success it seemed a great idea to use the indoor climbing wall at Carlton Lodge for our own El Capitan-style challenge.

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  10. How one woman unplugged from technology for her family - ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    The Kolbergs visit Yosemite National Park. This is one of the things they said they had more time for while they took a break from technology for a full year.

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  11. Input sought on plans to rebuild camp wiped out by 2013 Rim FireRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | The Union Democrat

    ... 2013, the Rim Fire burned more than 400 square-miles, including parts of the Stanislaus Forest and Yosemite National Park. The Rim Fire swept through Berkeley Tuolumne Camp on Aug. 25, 2013. Of the structures at the camp, 18 tent cabins and a ...

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  12. Mirror Lake located Tenaya Creek in Yosemite National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | CNN

    The "newsiest" iReports are sorted in lists at the top of each section on the homepage and in other places around the site. Newsiest is a calculation that combines freshness, popularity, activity and ratings.

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  13. Trammell S. Crow: It's not easy being a green RepublicanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Dallas Morning News

    ... role in environmental protection throughout American history. It was Abraham Lincoln who established Yosemite National Park in 1864 and George H.W. Bush who signed into law a stronger Clean Air Act in 1990. Here in Texas, then-Gov. George W. Bush ...

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  14. Yosemite Valley Visitor Center & TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | My Mother Lode

    ... 1,228 jobs. The overall benefit to the local economy was $535,379.3 million, according to the study. "Yosemite National Park welcomes visitors from across the country and around the world," said Yosemite Superintendent Don Neubacher. "National park ...

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  15. Quadruple rainbow in New York breaking the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WISN-TV

    ... ter Yosemitebear Vasquez posted a video to YouTube in 2010 reacting to a double rainbow he spotted in Yosemite National Park. The video has since garnered over 40 million views.

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  16. Tommy Caldwell on El Capitan's Dawn Wall in January.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Aspen Times

    ... at El Capitan for a glimpse of climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson from the valley floor in Yosemite National Park. More info: The film is one of 11 in the Friday night program, which is scheduled to run three hours. Tommy Caldwell will be ...

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  17. San Francisco Sued In Bid To Restore Hetch Hetchy ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | CBS Local

    SAN FRANCISCO - A citizens' group dedicated to restoring the now-flooded Hetch Hetchy Valley in Yosemite National Park has sued the city of San Francisco in a bid to change the way water is diverted from the Tuolumne River. The 9-mile-long glacier-carved river valley was flooded in 1923 when the city of San Francisco built the O'Shaughnessy Dam to create the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir.

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  18. Citizens' group sues SF in bid to restore Hetch Hetchy ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | SFBay

    A citizens' group dedicated to restoring the now-flooded Hetch Hetchy Valley in Yosemite National Park has sued the city of San Francisco in a bid to change the way water is diverted from the Tuolumne River. The 9-mile-long glacier-carved river valley was flooded in 1923 when the city of San Francisco built the O'Shaughnessy Dam to create the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir.

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  19. "Exceptional" Drought Expands in SierrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NBC Bay Area

    ... 30 percent of the state's water needs. This week's report also shows water levels at Mono Lake near Yosemite National Park reached their lowest levels since 1996. California's lakes and reservoirs have reached historic lows during a fourth ...

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  20. Stunning Video Time-Lapse of Yosemite National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | East Bay Express

    If you've yet to make any summer plans to visit Yosemite National Park, this video time-lapse just might convince you to go. See Also: If You Love Oakland, Watch This Video Hijacking Yosemite Two filmmakers, Colin Delehanty and Sheldon Neill, started the time-lapse project, aptly titled Project Yosemite, in January 2012.

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