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  1. Hiker who died at Grand Canyon was studying riparian plantsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Navajo Times

    Grand Canyon National Park spokeswoman Emily Davis says 51-year-old Daniel Sarr fell into a gully Friday while hiking to the Colorado River to join a rafting trip. She said Wednesday that no one witnessed the fall.

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  2. National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Newsday

    ... on trips to the parks. In this Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015 photo, visitors line the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park in northern Arizona. The Grand Canyon and other big national parks are seeing more visitors than usual this year, partly driven ...

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  3. Ecologist Dies on Rugged Grand Canyon Trail After Falling in GullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Phoenix New Times

    ... Regional Communications Center reporting that a man had fallen to his death. Emily Davis with Grand Canyon National Park calls the situation "horrible," and confirms that he is the eighth person to die in the Grand Canyon so far this year. Because ...

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  4. National Parks See Large Influx Of Summertime VisitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | CBS Local

    ... Host: Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Kevin Sherrets For Station Business: (916) [...] GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) - Visitors heading to the Grand Canyon lately know they are going to get two things when they arrive: breathtaking ...

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  5. Flagstaff man dies in hiking fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ARIZONA - A Flagstaff man died last week while hiking in the Grand Canyon National Park. Grand Canyon National Park spokeswoman Emily Davis said Daniel Sarr, 51, fell on Aug. 28 while hiking the Fence Fault Route near Colorado River Mile 29. Davis said an investigation is being conducted by the National Park Service and the Coconino County Medical Examiner.

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  6. 4th graders can now get free annual national park passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Newsday

    This Oct. 22, 2012, file photo shows a view from the South Rim of the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. On Tuesday, Sept.

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  7. Hiker who died in Grand Canyon park ID'd as Flagstaff manRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. - Authorities have identified a hiker who died last week in Grand Canyon National Park.

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  8. Michelob Ultra Partners With American Hiking SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | MediaPost

    ... Trail, Hartford, Conn; Florida National Scenic Trail, Crawfordville, Fla.;Grandview Trail, Grand Canyon National Park; Ice Age Trail, Rib Lake, Wis.; Lone Star Hiking Trail, New Waverly, Texas; Tahoe Rim Trail, South Lake Tahoe, Calif. And West ...

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  9. Grand Canyon rafting 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | TrekEarth

    Dams are also continuing to be designed and proposed for the Colorado River within the Grand Canyon National Park. ...to dam this canyon would be a crime.

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  10. Desert View Watchtower Set to Host the Last Cultural Demonstration of 2015Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Grand Canyon National Park

    This series provides visitors the opportunity to interact with members of Grand Canyon National Park's 11 Traditionally Associated Tribes and for the artisans to share their history and traditional crafts. Navajo weaver Gerard Begay will demonstrate his work at the Desert View Watchtower Saturday, September 5th and Sunday, September 6th from 9 am to 4 pm and Monday, September 7th from 9 am to 12 pm.

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  11. The Hightower ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... logos in its ads and it also was allowed to veto an NPS plan to ban sales of bottled water in the Grand Canyon national park. Disposable plastic bottles are that park's biggest source of trash, but Coke owns the Dasani brand of water, so bye-bye ...

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  12. 100 New Yorkers to take citizenship oath at state fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | North County Public Radio

    A naturalization ceremony at the Mather Amphitheater on the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park. Photo: user , Creative Commons, some rights reserved SYRACUSE, N.Y. More than 100 people are set to become new American citizens at a special naturalization ceremony at the New York state fair.

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  13. Mercury in Grand Canyon's Colorado River: How did the toxin get there?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Christian Science Monitor

    Concentrations of mercury and selenium in Colorado River food webs of the Grand Canyon National Park regularly exceeded risk thresholds for fish and wildlife, a recent study showed. A national treasure is being measurably affected by pollution.

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  14. 50 Arizona Groups and Businesses Share Recommendations for Lees Ferry Trout FisheryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AmmoLand

    ... also suggest that food supplies are also limiting to native fish populations downstream in Grand Canyon National Park." Establish a more diverse and stable aquatic food base by experimenting with more stable flow regimes to bring back bigger bugs, ...

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  15. Federal fund for parks, forests, trails set to expireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Salinas Californian

    ... 50-year history, providing funding for iconic sites including Rocky Mountain National Park and Grand Canyon National Park, and more than 41,000 state and local park projects. About $10.4 billion of the total has been spent to buy 5 million acres of ...

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  16. Fund for parks, forests, trails set to expireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | USA Today

    ... 50-year history, providing funding for iconic sites including Rocky Mountain National Park and Grand Canyon National Park, and more than 41,000 state and local park projects. About $10.4 billion of the total has been spent to buy 5 million acres of ...

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  17. Celebration of Art kicks off Sept. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Grand Canyon News

    Grand Canyon Association and Arizona Public Service are celebrating the seventh annual Grand Canyon Celebration of Art at Grand Canyon National Park Sept. 12 through Jan. 18, 2016.

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  18. 5 of the most majestic waterfalls in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | ABC15.com

    Have you ever been to any of these famous waterfalls? These are some of the most majestic in the country: One of the most photographed waterfalls in the world, Havasu's 100-foot drop is impressive, but the most amazing feature is its breathtaking blue-green color, which is due to the high mineral content of travertine in the water. Although located within the Grand Canyon, this tropical paradise is not actually in Grand Canyon National Park but rather on the Havasupai Indian Reservation.

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  19. Natural variability in forests of the Grand Canyon, USARead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | CiteULike

    ... that caused ecological change and evaluating remote sites as relatively natural areas. Location Grand Canyon National Park contains the largest never-harvested and long-term ungrazed forest ecosystem in Arizona, providing valuable sites for ...

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  20. Hindu temples of Angkor top world's 'Ultimate Travelist'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Merinews

    ... Great Barrier Reef (Australia), Machu Picchu (Peru), Great Wall of China, Taj Mahal (India), Grand Canyon National Park (USA), Colosseum (Italy), Iguazu Falls (Brazil-Argentina), Alhambra (Spain), Aya Sofya (Turkey). Distinguished Hindu statesman ...

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