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  1. Supervisor Wiener Proposes Ordinances for Widespread Reuse of GraywaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | SF Appeal

    ... would decrease the city's consumption of drinking water that comes from Hetch Hetchy reservoir in Yosemite National Park, at a time when drought continues to threaten the state's water supply. Wiener said that the ordinance would require graywater ...

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  2. Opinion: Cars are bad news for bearsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Union Democrat

    ... said Macintyre. Such collisions are more common at higher elevations and in protected areas, like Yosemite National Park. They happen more often than you'd think. Last year, 25 bears were hit by cars in the park. The year before, the number was 16. ...

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  3. Walking among giantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... I remembered one magical morning - not long ago - in Mariposa Grove, near the south entrance to Yosemite National Park. The grove is home to 500 mature giant sequoias, the colossal redwood trees said to be the largest living things on earth. The ...

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  4. Bighorn sheep return to Yosemite high countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Summit County Voice

    It took 100 years, but bighorn sheep have returned to high country of Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks, as federal and state biologists last month transplanted small herds of the mammals to their new homes. Between March 26 and March 29, 2015, nine ewes and three rams were moved from the Inyo National Forest and Sequoia National Park to the Cathedral Range in Yosemite National Park.

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  5. April Fools' Spoofs Offer Creative Fodder For National Park FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | National Parks Traveler

    ... few examples from around the country. "We're happy to announce that the wind turbines on Half Dome in Yosemite National Park have been completed! Energy produced from these turbines will power the nightly laser shows on Half Dome's face. If all goes ...

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  6. Bighorn sheep reintroduced to Yosemite's wildernessRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | SFGate

    U.S. Fish and Wildlife joined with national parks to reintroduce big horn sheep to Yosemite National Park. A herd of sheep was relocated from Inyo and Sequoia national parks to Yosemite.

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  7. Mountain climber Evan Klofach, 79, heads out on his 'last big adventure'Read the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | The Morning Call

    ... the world's most picturesque peaks. Domestic highlights include climbing California's Mount Dana in Yosemite National Park ; New Hampshire's Mount Washington, the highest peak in the Northeastern United States; and Washington's Mount Rainier, the ...

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  8. California's snowpack is at a record lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Grist Magazine

    ... of water, with so little snow to keep those levels up. A series of webcam photos of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park, taken each mid-March from 2012 to 2015, vividly illustrates the effects of the multi-year drought. Worst off are the reservoirs ...

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  9. Entrance fees rising in some national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... The service went to Facebook as part of its efforts to gauge the prospect of higher fees at Yosemite National Park. "Keep in mind - this belongs to the people, and it shouldn't be priced out of the reach of the average person," wrote Gayle Partmann ...

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  10. Five plunges to see in Columbia River Gorge: Best Oregon waterfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | OregonLive.com

    The Columbia River Gorge, especially on the Oregon side, has the largest concentration of waterfalls in the lower 48 states. The falls of Yosemite National Park in California are higher and better known, but there aren't as many as in the gorge.

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  11. Don't roll over in bed dear! The A 500-a-night 'portaledge hotel'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Daily Mail

    ... when they completed the first free-climb of the 3,000ft vertical Dawn Wall of the El Capitan peak in Yosemite National Park in California. Hotel organiser Sam Farnsworth said: 'It's for anyone who wants to do something different and has a head for ...

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  12. Summer in California: One holiday, three waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Independent

    ... from Las Vegas. Includes four nights camping and two in a hostel. Visits San Francisco, Big Sur, and Yosemite National Park (0333 999 7951; trekamerica.co.uk ). Brilliant Barbados is an exciting promotion giving visitors to Barbados more than ever ...

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  13. Coming back from the brinkRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Inyo Register

    Between March 26 and March 29, nine ewes and three rams were moved from the Inyo National Forest and Sequoia National Park to the Cathedral Range in Yosemite National Park. In addition, seven ewes were moved to the Laurel Creek area of Sequoia National Park; the CDFW had plans to move an additional three rams to that area on Monday.

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  14. Western U.S. drought having big impact on much needed spring snowmeltRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... in California. The below image shows how the multi-year drought is affecting snowpack on Half Dome in Yosemite National Park. These images were captured in mid-March each year. Adding to the problem were the warm winter temperatures. Even if areas ...

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  15. National park admission fees set for an increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Daily Republic

    ... The service went to Facebook as part of its efforts to gauge the prospect of higher fees at Yosemite National Park. "Keep in mind - this belongs to the people, and it shouldn't be priced out of the reach of the average person," wrote Gayle Partmann ...

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  16. Easter Sunday protest over Serra planned at Carmel MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Monterey County Herald

    ... attend seem to indicate more. Fairbanks said Native Americans from as far away as San Diego and the Yosemite National Park area are expected to attend. Diocese of Monterey spokeswoman Erika Yanez said they were not concerned and anticipated the ...

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  17. Twentynine Palms - DesertNATIONAL PARKS: Entrance fees rising for some public landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... in western North Dakota from $10 to $20, and eventually to $25. Increasing the weekly car pass at Yosemite National Park in California from $20 to $25 or $30, depending on the season. Be prepared to pay a bit more if you're headed to some national ...

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  18. Gov. Brown Signs Executive Order Mandating Statewide Water RestrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Noozhawk

    ... said in a statement. "This historic drought demands unprecedented action." Webcam photographs of Yosemite National Park's Half Dome show the diminishing snowpack with shots taken in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. (Yosemite Conservancy photos / ...

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  19. Variety of fee increases in store for park visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Newsday

    ... in western North Dakota from $10 to $20, and eventually to $25. -- Increasing the weekly car pass at Yosemite National Park in California from $20 to $25 or $30, depending on the season.

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  20. Endangered bighorn sheep moved to Yosemite, Sequoia parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Newsday

    In this March 26, 2015 photo provided by the National Park Service, a male Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep is released into the backcountry of Yosemite National Park, Calif. Bighorn sheep were released into the Cathedral Range in Yosemite's backcountry during a multiagency operation, which included California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Yosemite National Park, Sequoia National Park, and Inyo National Forest.

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