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2 hrs ago | Deming Headlight
White Sands National Monument offers a variety of activities and programs year-round including hiking, primitive camping, picnics, educational tours, cultural events and more.
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4 hrs ago | Estes Park Trail-Gazette
Award-winning Colorado author Mary Taylor Young will be the special guest in Estes Park on Friday, July 18 for two events hosted by Macdonald Book Shop and the Estes Valley Library.
8 hrs ago | USA Today
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13 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
The tourism site, visitrainier.com , wants to help visitors enjoy Mount Rainier's famous wildflowers by offering a wildflower identification guide, wildflower reports and a photo sharing contest.
While there had been much talk and meetings about changing the name of the monument located in western Colorado, U.S. Sen. Mark Udall said recent public polling shows there's a need for continued talk about the redesignation.
Summer vacation means that people will be loading up the car and heading to national parks.
An Oregon congressman is asking the Interior Department to work with states to curb gray wolf hunting around Yellowstone National Park.
"This action will ensure financial sustainability, provide more efficient use of resources, and help these parks to better serve the visiting public," Austin said.
Public input is being sought about coal mine drainage mitigation and treatment in the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area.
In the mid-1950s, air travel was a shadow of the highly advanced operation of checks and rules seen today.
Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park is easier to find. Park officials are celebrating the recent installation of 13 new navigational signs.
Community disagreements about changing the Colorado National Monument into a national park have halted legislative efforts to change the designation.
Getting to any of Glacier National Park's nine remaining fire lookout towers isn't just a walk in the park.
Globalization is not just a sweeping economic trend, but also one involving insects that's been going on for decades, one that is a serious threat to national park forests.
The sheriff's office says the 17-year-old was taking photos with friends Friday when he slipped and fell in the cold and fast-moving Ohanapecosh River near the Cedar Grove campground.
Saturday's event included park rangers and volunteers, dressed in full Union uniform.
About 75 employees from Volkswagen Group of America are volunteering to clean up the National Mall after the annual Independence Day celebration.
Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 05:27 pm
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