Golden Gate National Recreation Area Newswire

Golden Gate National Recreation Area Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

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  1. Public Meeting Monday To Discuss Parking At Muir Woods National MonumentRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | National Parks Traveler

    ... the popularity of the national monument," said Aaron Roth, Deputy Superintendent of Golden Gate National Recreation Area. "These actions will support an inspiring visitor experience worthy of this extraordinary redwood ecosystem, which provides ...

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  2. Muir Woods parking the focus of Monday meeting, as officials warn of growing trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    ... popularity of the national monument,” said Aaron Roth, deputy superintendent of Golden Gate National Recreation Area, in a statement.

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  3. We must preserve housing in West MarinRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Point Reyes Light

    ... community. According to one tally, since 1963 the Point Reyes National Seashore, the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and California State Parks have eliminated at least 124 housing units from West Marin communities. These were essential to the ...

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  4. Part of SF's Great Highway to close for up to 10 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | SFGate

    ... protected by the U.S. Endangered Species Act. The work is done in coordination with the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Gordon. The birds live on Ocean Beach for most of the year but spend early summers inland and along other coastal areas to ...

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  5. Art Exhibit Coming To Alcatraz Island Keys On Long Prison SentencesRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 18 | National Parks Traveler

    ... 15, 2017, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily. Access to the exhibit on Alcatraz Island, part of Golden Gate National Recreation Area , is included in the ferry price and can be purchased at Alcatrazcruises.com. Shortening: Making Irrational Rational ...

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  6. Rope rescue used to reach Marin Headlands hiker stranded on cliffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Patrol and National Park Service rangers and lifeguards. St. John said hikers in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area need to be cautious, as incidents of this kind are common. "We do about a rope rescue mission a month," he said. "These cliffs ...

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  7. Muir Woods parking woesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Point Reyes Light

    ... level of compliance is increasing," said Aaron Roth, the deputy superintendent of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. "That being said, we still have a tremendous amount of people seeking parking in this area." The parking reduction has ...

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  8. Rope rescue used to reach Golden Gate Recreation Area hiker stranded on cliffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Marin Independent Journal

    Multiple emergency crews assisted in a rope rescue Tuesday to reach a stranded hiker in Golden Gate National Recreation Area. An unidentified male in his early 20s was hiking with a group near Battery Rathbone on Conzelman Road, when he slid 600 feet down a cliff, said Southern Marin fire Battalion Chief Michael St. John.

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  9. In Your Town for June 15, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Marin Independent Journal

    The Red Barn Classroom at Point Reyes National Seashore hosts a free talk on noise pollution and songbirds June 16. She has been working in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and Point Reyes National Seashore for three years recording song and testing whether changes in song affect function for male-male competition and female mate choice. Author and photographer Michael Saint James will talk about van Gogh's rise from a perceived failure to influential Post-Impressionist artist.

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  10. Marin Voice: Seashorea s ranches are vital to Marin agricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... many environmental benefits it provides. Farm and ranch operations in the seashore and Golden Gate National Recreation Area together represent nearly a fifth of the county's agricultural land base and production. If these ranches disappear, we face ...

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  11. AlcatrazRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 9 | TrekEarth

    Today, the island is a historic site operated by the National Park Service as part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and is open to tours. Visitors can reach the island by ferry ride from Pier 33, near Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco.

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  12. Amateur Radio 'Field Day' June 25 - 26 Demonstrates Science, Skill, and ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | PR Log

    June 9, 2016 - PRLog -- The San Francisco Amateur Radio Club will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise at the Golden Gate National Recreation Area's Fort Miley, adjacent to the VA Hospital. This event is open to the public and all are welcome to attend.

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  13. Barry Spitza s Running in Marin: Former Mt. Tam park ranger Hogue...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... vast acreage, including the middle miles of the Dipsea Trail, and the newly formed Golden Gate National Recreation Area took stewardship of the race's last mile. The result was near constant conflict between the race and land managers over off-trail ...

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  14. Marin IJ Readersa Forum for May 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... cat out of the bag on the National Park Service's proposed Dog Management Plan for the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Many dog owners have been frustrated by the tone and style of the so-called workshops on a new dog-walking policy, lamenting ...

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  15. Return to TopRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    ... in 1855), now houses a small museum. The stats: Point Bonita is part of the well-known Golden Gate National Recreation Area, which encompasses everything from Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods to Alcatraz, the Presidio and the Phleger Estate, just ...

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  16. Alcatraz: Get the rap on the rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... on the hot sheet of tourist attractions, and it's only getting hotter. As part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Alcatraz sees about 1.3 million visitors - mostly out-of-town tourists - every year, making it the No. 1 landmark destination ...

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  17. Day tripping: Explore the Bay Area's 10(!) national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... in 1855), now houses a small museum. The stats: Point Bonita is part of the well-known Golden Gate National Recreation Area, which encompasses everything from Mount Tamalpais and Muir Woods to Alcatraz, the Presidio and the Phleger Estate, just ...

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  18. Comment period on leashes closes; Marina s park lands could face dog restrictions by next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    More than 75 people, many holding paper plate signs, listen as Chris Lehnertz, Golden Gate National Recreation Area superintendent, gives a presentation at the beginning of a public meeting at the Bay Model visitor center in Sausalito on March 23. The meeting was held to provide information and answer questions regarding proposed rules for dog management in the GGNRA. Local and regional national park officials will consider thousands of remarks and begin crafting final rules now that the public comment period has ended on the contentious off-leash dog issue.

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  19. National parks competing for $2 million in funds - and the public decides who gets itRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Oregonian

    ... includes projects from Yosemite, Yellowstone and Denali National Parks, as well as the Golden Gate National Recreation Area in San Francisco. You can vote once a day for up to five park projects through July 5. You'll have to make a free account ...

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  20. Fort Jay sculpture vies for online votes to get part of $2M fundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... at Grand Canyon National Park and the Alcatraz Guardhouse and Sally Port in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area to the Borglum View Terrace at Mount Rushmore. "With so many important parks in the New York area, it was a difficult decision to ...

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