Death Valley National Park Newswire (Page 4)

Death Valley National Park Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Special Tours Offered To Flood-Stricken Scotty's Castle In Death Valley National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | National Parks Traveler

    ... Scotty's Castle is a historic district clustered near a lush spring in the north end of Death Valley National Park. Millionaire Albert Johnson built Scotty's Castle as his personal retreat to get away from it all in the 1920s. However, his good ...

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  2. Famous SoCal Flowers: Opening DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | NBC Bay Area

    ... keep you in the loop as far as the get-here-now peak bloom moments go. As for what's happening in Death Valley National Park , wildflower-wise? Petals are beginning to peek out, but, again, a super-bloom is not predicted. And the daffodils and ...

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  3. Death Valley offering limited tours of flood repairs at Scotty's CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Journalists are taken on a tour to view the flooding damage done to Scotty's Castle in Death Valley National Park on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. On Oct. 18, 2015, 2.7 inches of rain fell in Grapevine Canyon, causing the flood.

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  4. MarsFest 2017 Coming To Death Valley National Park Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | National Parks Traveler

    Death Valley National Park will host MarsFest 2017 from March 10 through 12. MarsFest explores and celebrates the extremes of Earth and space with a weekend of field trips, an expo, children's programming, and a lecture series. Scientists from NASA's Ames Research Center, Jet Propulsion Lab, and Planetary Science Institute, along with the SETI Institute , will be on hand to share their information about their fascinating research and its relationship to Death Valley.

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  5. 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Z71 Diesel Update 4: Damn Air DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Motor Trend

    ... taken it. A few months back my wife and I spent a long weekend with our dogs and the truck in Death Valley National Park, and we made it a point to avoid the tourist traps by taking the Colorado down rarely traveled off-road trails. The little(ish) ...

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  6. Born to be wild (flowers): Three springtime delights in the desertRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... primrose, Bigelow monkeyflower or desert five-spot. Getting there: The main road transecting Death Valley National Park from east to west is Highway 190. On the east in Nevada, U.S. Route 95 parallels the park from north to south with connecting ...

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  7. Two Die as Storm Socks Southern California, Flooding FreewaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... two cars, the second on live TV as viewers watched it teeter on the edge before plunging in. Even Death Valley National Park, considered the driest place in the USA, is under a flood watch , Weather.com said. Several stretches of freeways and ...

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  8. Death Valley Tours And The SuperbloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | PR Log

    ... begins with pickup at several Las Vegas hotels and stops, transports the guests in comfort to Death Valley National Park, and proceeds to provide visit and exploration stops at numerous key points of interest within the area. While exploration of ...

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  9. Museums and libraries fight 'alternative facts' with a #DayofFactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... (and a cadre of "alt" twitter accounts) took up the cause. That's when Hartley saw a post from Death Valley National Park noting that the park had hosted interned Japanese Americans during World War II. "I thought it was brilliant in that there was ...

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  10. Nonprofit land trust turns over 3,000 acres to Mojave National PreserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... survived within the boundaries of the Mojave National Preserve, Joshua Tree National Park and Death Valley National Park. "Development of this private land can degrade neighboring park resources, impact public access and cause management problems ...

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  11. The Other Side Of Death ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Four Wheeler

    Death Valley National Park is a well-known destination, but most visitors only see the popular sites shown on the park map. While we appreciate those destinations, over time interest has developed for the lesser known points of interest in and around the park.

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  12. 9 Incredible Hidden Locations in U.S. National Parks Where You Can Avoid the CrowdsRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | MSN Living

    Racetrack, which sits in a remote valley between the Cotton and Last Chance Ranges, is home to a world of mystery, most famously the phenomenon of its strange moving rocks.The area in Death Valley National Park is home to rocks that form long trails of sand behind them, making them seem as if they have been moving along the sand mysteriously throughout the years.A research project suggests the weaving trails, some of which are as long as 1,500 feet, are the result of a combination of rain creating slippery conditions and wind pushing the rocks from above.This has made the area increasingly famous, but it's still not as crowded thanks to the difficulty of getting there.

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  13. Los Gatos, Saratoga students win civics contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Photograph by George Sakkestad Los Gatos eighth-grader Lany Tran, who attends Fisher Middle School, was recognized by the Daughters of the American Revolution for her essay on Death Valley National Park. "Dad, I really don't want to go.

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  14. Wildflower season: 3 spectacular desert bloomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    The snow-capped Panamint Mountains rise behind a field of desert wildflowers near Jubilee Pass in Death Valley National Park, pictured here in 2005. Years of drought followed by heavy rains in 2016 brought a rare "superbloom" to this region.

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  15. Born to be wild (flowers): Three springtime delights in the desertRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    ... primrose, Bigelow monkeyflower or desert five-spot. Getting there: The main road transecting Death Valley National Park from east to west is Highway 190. On the east in Nevada, U.S. Route 95 parallels the park from north to south with connecting ...

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  16. Death Valley: A Great Winter Weekend GetawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Via

    Death Valley National Park contains the lowest point in North America-282 feet below sea level at Badwater Basin. It boasts the hottest temperature ever recorded in the world and is the driest place in North America.

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  17. One The Way To The SkyRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2017 | Outdoor Photographer

    Intermittent showers have brought out the color and markings of this beautiful area of Death Valley National Park.

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  18. Scientists fight back on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Monterey County Herald

    This image shows a Twitter post from the National Park Service's Death Valley National Park account. The National Park Service employees' Twitter campaign against President Donald Trump has spread to other parks.

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  19. National Park Service staff step up campaign against TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Newsday

    This image shows a Twitter post from the National Park Service's Death Valley National Park account. The National Park Service employees' Twitter campaign against President Donald Trump has spread to other parks.

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  20. A look at official tweets that run counter to Trump agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Republic

    ... & @NOAA report: " And the tweets went beyond climate. Death Valley National Park tweeted photos of Japanese Americans interned there during World War II, a message that some saw as objecting to Trump's ...

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