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  1. Recent storms send Yosemite waterfalls rushing backRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... the autumn rains. A low fog moves into Yosemite Valley near the base of El Capitan as night falls in Yosemite National Park. A low fog moves into Yosemite Valley near the base of El Capitan as night falls in Yosemite National Park. (Brian van der ...

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  2. Review of Test Drive: Off-Road - Wide OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MobyGames

    ... ones. The game generally lives up to its title featuring three vast areas (Hawaii, Moab desert and Yosemite National Park) where you can free roam. This Xbox version packs more content than the PlayStation 2 original. There's a stadium race mode, ...

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  3. Getty photo exhibit focuses on leisure and playRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... in.), Sheet: 28.4 x 35.6 cm (11 3/16 x 14 in.); 84.XM.190.2 Woman with Scarf at Inspiration Point, Yosemite National Park; Roger Minick, American, born 1944; United States, North America; 1980; Chromogenic print; Image: 38.1 x 43.5 cm (15 x 17 1/8 ...

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  4. Professor co-authors book on sustainable transportation at national parksRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Park, where officials are rethinking the effects of alternative transportation on trail networks; and Yosemite National Park, where officials have put much work into understanding the visitor experience as it relates to transportation planning as ...

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  5. Jene E. PankowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | RecordNET

    ... Washington, DC in 1949. He had a long and varied career which included being a Ranger/Naturalist with Yosemite National Park and a teacher of English and History in the Stockton Unified School District. He retired as a Guidance Counselor from Amos ...

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  6. Briefs -- Published Dec. 19, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | RecordNET

    Rain and snow falling over much of California are helping reduce the immediate impacts of drought, and they are having another immediate effect: road closures over mountain passes. Tioga Road, where the highest point is Tioga Pass at 9,943 feet, closed for the winter on Monday, according to officials at Yosemite National Park.

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  7. What drives extreme fires? It's mostly the weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Summit County Voice

    ... Ecology and Management. The scientists wanted to know whether forests with restored fire regimes in Yosemite National Park were as resistant to high-severity fire as many scientists and land managers expected. Land managers in Yosemite National Park ...

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  8. Study: Huge wildfire supports need for controlled burnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KSBW-TV

    A fierce wildfire that scorched part of Yosemite National Park burned less intensely in places that had fires in recent years - a finding that researchers said Wednesday supports a belief that controlled burning often curtails extreme fires. The U.S. Forest Service study focused on areas of the Rim Fire that burned 400 square miles in Stanislaus National Forest, Yosemite's backcountry and private timber land.

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  9. Even in restored forests, extreme weather strongly influences wildfire's impactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Science Daily

    A new study examined how the Rim Fire burned through forests with restored fire regimes in Yosemite National Park to determine whether they were as resistant to high-severity fire as many scientists and land managers expected. The 2013 Rim Fire, the largest wildland fire ever recorded in the Sierra Nevada region, is still fresh in the minds of Californians, as is the urgent need to bring forests back to a more resilient condition.

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  10. Rain falls for a second day on parched California; flood watches extended for fire burn areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Neepawa Press

    ... dropped snow in mountains key to the state's water supply, and it made signature waterfalls flow at Yosemite National Park, including the 2,425-foot Yosemite Falls that had slowed to a trickle by mid-July. There were problems. The storm was the ...

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  11. Snow Play: December storms dump snow on Sierra NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Fresno Bee

    ... and nearby snow resorts Badger Pass and China Peak are already gearing for action. Badger Pass at Yosemite National Park opened earlier this week and China Peak opens Saturday. The Sierra National Forest is expecting a lot of people to make the ...

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  12. Sonora is latest mountain pass to close for the winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | RecordNET

    ... road closures on routes that traverse the Sierra, dividing California into east and west. On Monday, Yosemite National Park officials announced the winter closure of Tioga Road, where the highest point is Tioga Pass at 9,943 feet, and Glacier ...

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  13. Australia's coastal observation network may aid in understanding of extreme ocean eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Science Daily

    ... Nine Mile A new study examined how the Rim Fire burned through forests with restored fire regimes in Yosemite National Park to determine whether they were as resistant to high-severity fire as many scientists A researcher who measured organic ...

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  14. FANTASTIC News about Keystone XL Pipeline: No Radioactive Wastes...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Who Hijacked Our Country

    ... s NOT planning to invade Israel, and there will be absolutely no -repeat NO - nuclear reactors inside Yosemite National Park. Labels: Bristol Bay , Pebble Mine , President Obama

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  15. In California, Fire Plus Drought Plus Rain Add Up To MudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KQED

    ... in, was much more of a severe case than the Rim Fire," Estes says. The Rim Fire, which burned into Yosemite National Park last year, was the largest wildfire ever in the Sierra Nevada. The damage isn't limited to the trees. Eric Nicita, a scientist ...

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  16. 2014's most popular destinations, according to FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | USA Today

    ... going on! The nearly 1,200-square-mile wilderness in the Western Sierra Nevada that makes up Yosemite National Park is a land of superlatives: tallest, largest, grandest. "It is by far the grandest of all the special temples of Nature I was ever ...

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  17. Soggy California faces wind, rain from new stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Monterey County Herald

    ... and drainage channels. There is no estimated date to reopen due to continued rain, authorities said. Yosemite National Park officials said the Tioga and Glacier Point Roads have closed for the season because of deep snow and icy conditions. A series ...

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  18. Waterlogged Northern California gets more rain-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... and drainage channels. There is no estimated date to reopen due to continued rain, authorities said. Yosemite National Park officials said the Tioga and Glacier Point Roads have closed for the season because of deep snow and icy conditions. A series ...

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  19. New storm drops rain across soggy CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Aiken Standard

    ... and drainage channels. There is no estimated date to reopen due to continued rain, authorities said. Yosemite National Park officials said the Tioga and Glacier Point Roads have closed for the season because of deep snow and icy conditions. A series ...

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  20. Shutterstock image: El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, captured by Steve Buckley.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Federal Computer Week

    A U.S. Forest Service request for proposals that would require the release of data gathered by the Recreation.gov website is being revised to satisfy criticisms from open-data advocates. But data entrepreneurs are still protesting that potential restrictions in the RFP are downright anti-free market.

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