Outdoor Recreation Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Alleged triggerman identified in killing of tourist, hikerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    " Prosecutors on Tuesday identified the alleged triggerman among the three transients charged with the shooting deaths of a Canadian backpacker and a yoga instructor in Northern California last week. A criminal complaint filed Tuesday in Marin County Superior Court charges Morrison Haze Lampley, 23, with pulling the trigger of a stolen Smith & Wesson handgun in both killings while the trio robbed their alleged victims.


  2. Endangered animal: Two Malayan Tapirs will be the latest addition to the Nagasaki Bio Park in Japan.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star Online

    PUTRAJAYA: Two Malayan Tapirs are about to embark on a journey of their lives to Japan, where the animal is regarded as the "eater of nightmares". Im, a two-year-old male tapir, and its mate, three-year-old Bertam, will be placed at the world-class Nagasaki Bio Park for 10 years under a conservation programme by Malaysia and Japan.


  3. Here's the portion of homes in Boston you can afford based on your jobReal EstateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boston.com

    If you work in food service, the number of homes you can afford in the Boston metro area is limited. In fact, it's limited to 3.8 percent of homes on the market, according to Zillow .


  4. Ballot measure filed to halt trafficking in poached animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Portland Tribune

    A new group has launched a ballot measure campaign to ban endangered species trafficking in Oregon as a way to discourage poaching overseas. The measure would prohibit the sale of products that come from elephants, tigers and other imperiled wildlife, including whale, rhinoceros, lion, leopard, cheetah, jaguar, pangolin, sea turtle and certain shark and ray species.


  5. Rock 'n' Roll Half-Marathon Marks Healthy MilestoneRead the original story

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    Nearly 15,000 runners are signed up for the Rock 'n' Roll Denver Marathon & 1/2, and most of them will be marking some sort of personal milestone. Julie Palen is among those runners.


  6. Kerry condemns Palestinian attacks against Israeli civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Gazette

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday condemned terrorist attacks against Israeli civilians and said that violence between Israelis and Palestinians "has got to stop." Kerry's comments followed talks with Secretary of Defense Ash Carter and their Australian counterparts, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Defense Minister Marise Payne.


  7. Grijalva pushes creation of monument in far northern ArizonaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Navajo Times

    Grijalva, a Democrat, said he would introduce legislation next week to create Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument while acknowledging it likely won't get even a hearing in Congress. The goal is to have a template ready that President Barack Obama could consider signing as a proclamation for a new monument, he said.


  8. October Nature Walk: Switzerland Trail west from SugarloafRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    Access: About a mile west of the tunnel in Boulder Canyon , turn right onto Sugarloaf Road. Head uphill 4.9 miles to Sugarloaf Mountain Road.


  9. Massive wildfire rehabilitation underway in Idaho, OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A federal plan to rehabilitate 436 square miles of scorched rangeland in southwestern Idaho and eastern Oregon containing important sage grouse habitat and grazing land for ranchers calls for spending about $67 million over 5 years. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management released the 71-page plan late last week that includes massive plantings of grasses, several types of flowering plants known as forbs, and shrubs, with more than $26 million being spent on seeds and seed planting.


  10. Cow patties and hot chocolate on the Siskiyou CrestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    My 4-year-old son loves camping, so we recently embarked on a mission to one of the closest camping destinations to Ashland. With road access, pit toilets, and views of Mount Shasta, we set out for the quaint Mt.


  11. Chicago hope: Fearnley shows good form in sprinting to marathon winRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Central Western Daily

    TAKE FIVE: Carcoar's Kurt Fearnley picked up his fifth Chicago Marathon win, and first since 2011, after breaking away in the final 200 metres. Photo: GETTY IMAGES 101215fearnley CARCOAR wheelchair racing star Kurt Fearnley sent an ominous warning to his rivals ahead of this month's International Paralympic Committee World Championships as he took out one of the most competitive races in the history of the Chicago Marathon on Monday .


  12. Workout of the Week: The Hepker ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    "I'm not going to lie," Hepker said. "It's intimidating to start with a new trainer, a new gym."


  13. Colorado wildlife officials warn against taking selfies with animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KOB-TV

    Pick your social media site: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter. On any of those and plenty more you can find any number of photos of Mother Nature, and even more selfies.


  14. Zookeepers Take on Role of Fertility Specialists to Save Critically...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Oakland Zoo's zookeepers collaborate with Buffalo Zoo, Queens Zoo, and Omaha Zoo on a highly-detailed fertility plan to produce, ship, and release tadpoles into El Convento Natural Reserve, operated by Para la Naturaleza, located in the southern portion of Puerto Rico. "We are so honored to be a part of this program," stated Margaret Rousser, Zoological Manager at Oakland Zoo.


  15. B.C. VIEWS: Seeing the forest and the treesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    There was a flurry of excitement in the B.C. legislature last week, as Delta South independent MLA Vicki Huntington released documents suggesting that a multinational manufacturing company continued to buy up B.C. farms for carbon offsets after they said last June they would stop. False alarm, as it turns out.


  16. Hillary Clinton Attacks Bernie Sanders Over His Gun RecordRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    When confronted during Tuesday's Democratic debate about his views on gun control, Sen. Bernie Sanders tried to explain his past positions , including his vote against the Brady Bill, which he has said were due to the inclusion of a mandatory waiting period for gun purchases, rather than background checks themselves. Sanders said "whether we like it or not," views on gun control are different in rural states, like his home state of Vermont.


  17. Marcus Caston spends time 'Chasing Shadows' in new Warren Miller FilmRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Park Record

    Salt Lake resident Marcus Caston cuts some lines at Alaska's Chugach in a segment of Warren Miller Entertainment's 66th film, "Chasing Shadows." The film will screen at Abravanel Hall on Friday, but will come to Park City's Eccles Center on Oct. 23 and 24. The leaves are falling and winter is on its way.


  18. Dynamics in Organic Matter Processing, Ecosystem Metabolism and Tropic...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CRC Press

    To properly conserve, restore and manage riverine ecosystems and the services they provide, it is pertinent to understand their functional dynamics. Growing human populations and high dependency on natural resources in developing countries have exerted pressure on land and water resources.


  19. Public tour set for prescribed burn in Hunter CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Aspen Times

    Two Aspen environmental groups will host a hike for the public into the site of a proposed prescribed burn in Hunter Creek Valley Wednesday at 4 p.m. Wilderness Workshop and Aspen Center for Environmental Studies are organizing the visit. Anyone interested in attending should meet at parking lot for handicapped visitors and the 10th Mountain Hut System at the end of the north Hunter Creek Road.


  20. Marin DA filings say same suspect was shooter in both Fairfax and SF homicidesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    Steve Carter, left, was killed on a hiking trail in Fairfax on Oct. 5, 2015, and Audrey Carey of Quebec, Canada, was killed in Golden Gate Park Oct. 3, 2015. Morrison Haze Lampley, one of the three itinerants charged with homicides in Fairfax and San Francisco this month, was the shooter of both victims, prosecutors alleged in documents filed Tuesday.