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  1. Melissa Ross and Mark Woods: Lassoing the SunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Metro Jacksonville

    Melissa Ross spoke with Florida Times-Union reporter Mark Woods about his new book, "Lassoing the Sun: A Year in America's National Parks." Woods spent one year in the country's national parks where he shared his personal journey, and examined the parks' legacies in time for the National Park Service's centennial this August.


  2. Obama talks conservation, preservation in YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | USA Today

    Obama talks conservation, preservation in Yosemite The president and his family visited two national parks over Father's Day weekend. Check out this story on President Barack Obama said Saturday that climate change is already damaging America's national parks.


  3. Obama visits Yosemite to celebrate Park Service centennialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... it in yourself." Speaking softly during a 12-minute speech, Obama recalled his first visits to several national parks as an 11-year-old who had never before seen a bear or a moose. "That changes you," he said. "I want to make sure every kid ...


  4. Subaru and Chimani launch free mobile app guides for National ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 |

    Subaru has announced, in partnership with Chimani, Inc., the launch of 59 mobile app travel guides - one for each of the 59 iconic national parks - in celebration of the 2016 National Park Service Centennial. According to Subaru , the national park apps by Chimani not only serve as a powerful park navigation tool to help visitors explore some of the country's most beautiful areas, but will also eliminate wasteful paper guides that end up in waste landfills.


  5. Eden community chit chatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Thursday Magnet

    ... is set for Wednesday, May 25 at 5pm at the Eden Visitor Information Centre. There will also be reps from National Parks and Wildlife, Sapphire Coast Tourism, Eden Tourism and the majority of tourist organisations attend. Pambula's top lifesavers, ...


  6. Are you planning a family vacation this year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... say they are more likely to take a road trip this year due to lower gas prices. Road trips (69 percent), national parks (49 percent) and theme parks (42 percent) are the most popular types of vacations for families planning to travel in the next ...


  7. National Park Week: Black Canyon of the GunnisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | TheDenverChannel

    ... you a small glimpse of Black Canyon of the Gunnison. Starting today through next Sunday, admission to all National Parks is free! It is all part of the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service. Denver7 photojournalist Major King and his wife ...


  8. Body+soul Arnold SchwarzeneggerRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2016 | AdelaideNow...

    ... agreement between the State Government and one of the world's biggest airlines. SOUTH Australia's oldest National Parks is celebrating 125 years. We take a look back at the history of Belair in these extraordinary photos from the State Library. ...


  9. His greatest escape yet! Sylvester the lion may avoid being killed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... future populations needlessly falling to the bullet is not just astounding but unbelievable. The South Africa National Parks authority (SANParks) had announced it would put down the lion when he was caught - triggering outrage from some animal ...


  10. IMAX film stirs National Parks fervorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Artist Gregory Zeorlin holds his iPad in the air and smiles for a selfie along the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. In 2015, a record 307 million people visited our national parks, new figures from the National Park Service show.


  11. Just Ahead Releases Latest Smartphone Audio Guide Covering Arizona's Petrified Forest NPRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | PR Log

    Just Ahead's road tour of the frozen-in-time wonders that comprise Petrified Forest National Park is a richly narrated guide to this often-overlooked park showcasing one of the world's greatest concentrations of petrified wood. , synonymous with award-winning smartphone apps for road tripping through National Parks and recently voted a top five New Travel App by USA Today readers, announces its15th national park release, Petrified Forest National Park .


  12. It's Definitely his NatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Coast Magazine

    ... on land and under sea throughout the world. MacGillivray's latest project, due for release this month, is "National Parks Adventure," a visual exploration of Yellowstone, the Everglades, the Yosemite Valley and wind-carved stone archways and redwood ...


  13. Photography In The National Parks: Big Bend National Park - Instagram ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Happy New Year to all of you and Happy Centennial to the National Park Service! I'm in my hotel room in Marathon, Texas, typing up this article while visiting Big Bend National Park to attend the annual Dark Skies Dinner. Of course I have brought my SLR babies with me for this Big Bend trip, but I was asked about my thoughts on using Instagram.


  14. Pendleton + Airstream's 2016 National Park Foundation Travel Trailer: ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Cool Hunting

    There is, perhaps, no more appropriate setting for an Airstream than one of America's National Parks . Airstream campers, in production since 1929, are designed for adventure and, with their 2016 Pendleton National Park Travel Trailer , Airstream is honoring the 100th anniversary of America's National Parks-iconic camping destinations-with style.


  15. New footage shows increasing erosion at Lagg beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Derry Today

    ... for the OPW said this application is "currently being assessed." The OPW, Donegal County Council, National Parks and Wildlife and Donegal County Councillor Martin McDermott recently held a meeting at the location before Christmas in a bid to find a ...


  16. Further concerns over 'devastating' Lagg beach erosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Derry Today

    ... both called on Donegal County Council, working in partnership with the Office of Public Works (OPW) and the National Parks and Wildlife Service, to source the funding for urgent remedial works. They added that comprehensive study will also have to ...


  17. Just Ahead voted a top five best new travel appRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 |

    With the start of a new year, travelers, adventurers and families are considering their next big trip. With the National Park Centennial celebrated on August 25, 2016, trips to the national parks are a priority.


  18. REI launches app-based guide to U.S. national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Seattle Times

    The app for iPhone and Android, dubbed the REI Co-op Guide to the National Parks, will contain information shared by its users, a little like the mapping tool Waze. REI says it's releasing a digital trail guide to U.S. national parks as part of an effort to commemorate the centennial of the national park system.


  19. Three Extraordinary Apps for your iDeviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | IPod Observer

    ... of printed books, but I've always wished they were more immersive and interactive. I recently discovered National Parks by Chimani, which is the most immersive and interactive travel guide I've seen. With a clean, easy to use interface and ...


  20. REVISIT Customizes its Brass iPhone Case for Ace HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 |

    ... ke. Better yet, REVISIT will donate a quarter of all proceeds from the case to the preservation of the U.S.'s National Parks.