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  1. Officials expect tourism boost for Poverty PointRead the original story

    Friday | Washington Times

    ... Louisiana and consequently the entire state." Dardenne said tourism tripled at Chaco Culture National Historical Park in New Mexico to about 30,000 visitors after its inscription as a World Heritage Site. "And Chaco isn't easily accessible," Darden ...

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  2. FeVa Fotos now on exhibit at Copper Quail GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Deming Headlight

    ... and Yankie streets in downtown Silver City. The "Chaco Revisited" exhibit focuses on Chaco Culture National Historical Park, the ancient home of Pueblo Indians and the photography of this national treasure. (Submitted Photo) "Chaco Revisited" is one ...

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  3. Community noticesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... of Texas and Yankie streets. Their special exhibit, "Chaco Revisited," will focus on Chaco Culture National Historical Park, the ancient home of Pueblo Indians, and photography of this national treasure. The public is invited to a reception from 3-7 ...

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  4. Exploring The Parks: Musings From Chaco Culture National Historical ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    It's a long, rough and dusty road from anywhere to Chaco Culture National Historical Park .

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  5. Free summer astronomy programs return to San Juan CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... You can see it in this phase in the afternoon on clear days. Case in point: in April, Chaco Culture National Historical Park received the designation of an International Dark Sky Park. Areas that preserve the night sky and educate the public on its ...

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  6. Spring migration brings festival, counts for Four Corners bird-watchersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... two migratory bird counts, one on Saturday in Farmington and another one on May 17 at Chaco Culture National Historical Park. The counts monitor changes in bird populations in those areas. Jim Von Haden, the chief of natural resources at Chaco, will ...

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  7. Chaco Culture National Historical Park is recognized as International Dark Sky ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2014 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... PARK - Stargazers of all ages gathered on Thursday to celebrate the night sky as the Chaco Culture National Historical Park received the designation of an International Dark Sky Park. The designation is given to areas that preserve the night sky and ...

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  8. Five questions with author and archaeoastronomer Tyler NordgrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2014 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... is the first Sunday of the first full moon after the spring equinox. Nordgren said Chaco Culture National Historical Park was the reason he decided to become an archaeoastronomer. He first learned about Chaco from Carl Sagan's TV series "Cosmos." ...

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  9. Designation Of Chaco Culture National HIstorical Park As International Dark Sky ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    A day-long celebration will be held Thursday to mark Chaco Culture National Historical Park's designation as an International Dark Sky Park.

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  10. Farmington's gateway sign project headed to city councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... Park, which will list nearby attractions, such as the Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness or Chaco Culture National Historical Park. Senior City Planner Cindy Lopez said the park is "Farmington's compass," as it marks the center of the city. Millions of ...

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  11. National Parks Impact Local EconomiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2014 | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... more than $4.6 million while visiting two national parks in northwestern New Mexico. Chaco Culture National Historical Park and Aztec Ruins National Monument had 83,788 visitors and supported 65 jobs. Aztec Ruins had nearly 45,000 visitors who spent ...

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  12. EDITORIAL: Ups and DownsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... federal report says 83,788 visitors spent more than $4.6 million while visiting Chaco Culture National Historical Park ($2.25 million) and Aztec Ruins National Monument ($2.4 million) in 2012. Apparently those are numbers that can be increased. ...

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  13. Local national parks serve about $4.6 million up in visitor spending in 2012.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Farmington Daily Times

    Chaco Culture National Historical Park and Aztec Ruins National Monument had 83,788 visitors and supported 65 jobs, according to the 2012 National Park Visitor Spending Effects Report that was released in late February.

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  14. Chaco Culture National Historical Park trails will close next week for prescribed burnsRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | Farmington Daily Times

    Visitors to Chaco Culture National Historical Park can expect to see a little smoke next week, and certain areas of the park will be closed due to prescribed burns.

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  15. Things To Do 2/6-2/12Read the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Journal-Advocate

    ... Ave. The program is called "Walk with me at Chaco Canyon" by Tom Vaughan, former Chaco Culture National Historical Park superintendent. Info: 575-538-5921. Stamp club meeting: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the Roadrunner Room at the Branigan Library, 200 ...

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  16. No drilling leases to be offered near Chaco CanyonRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Federal land managers say no parcels near the Chaco Culture National Historical Park in northwest New Mexico will be up for bid during the next oil and natural gas lease sale.

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  17. Visiting Chaco Culture National Historical ParkRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | Examiner.com

    For those of you in the southwestern United States itching to get out of the city and into a simple night of solitude , you know that there are multiple destinations you can hit.

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  18. Community noticesRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | Silver City Sun-News

    Tom Vaughan will present the Brown Bag Program, Walk With me at Chaco Canyon, from noon-1 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Silver City Museum Annex, 302 W. Broadway St. Former Chaco Culture National Historical Park superintendent Vaughan will share the story of Chaco Canyon through images captured during a hike in the park this past spring.

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