Lake Mead National Recreation Area Newswire

Lake Mead National Recreation Area Newswire

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  1. Lake MeadRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    Lake Mead National Recreation Area The best way to view the pictures is to use the links below. Before I will end our 2017 Canada-USA trip with a photo reportage of the Strip in Las Vegas first some impressions of our tour through the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

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  2. Water storage levels up at Lake Powell and Lake Mead, but snowpack low | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 7 | The Gazette

    Lake Mead, just east of Las Vegas, rose from 1,075 at the end of 2016 to 1,082 feet at the end of 2017. In this July 28, 2014 file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, near Boulder City, Nev.

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  3. Snowpack that feeds Colorado River is at 20 pct of normalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Powhatan Today

    ... kicks up dust on an area that was once underwater at the Boulder Harbor boat ramp in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area near Boulder City, Nev. The first forecast of the year for Colorado River water supplies is a bleak one. The river that ...

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  4. Hoover Dam - InsulatorsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 25 | TrekEarth

    Insulators The best way to view the pictures is to use the links below. After the nocturnal entertainment of Fremont Street, I will now start a series of pictures of the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead National Recreation Area, before I will return to Las Vegas and finish our 2017 travel with an impression of the Strip.

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  5. Zinke recommends shrinking Gold Butte National MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... formations and ancient petroglyphs. Gold Butte is northeast of Las Vegas, between Lake Mead National Recreation Area and the Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument. Zinke traveled to Nevada to visit Gold Butte in July. He canceled a meeting with ...

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  6. Las Vegas morning update for Sunday, November 26th - VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... structures, a day room and portable restrooms. 2. A five-month construction project at a Lake Mead National Recreation Area campground is set to begin on Monday. The Boulder Beach Campground will undergo more than $3 million in improvements through ...

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  7. Renovations set to begin at Lake Mead campground A $3.4 million...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    ... new sanitation and potable water refill stations. Campground roads will also be repaved. Lake Mead National Recreation Area superintendent Lizette Richardson says the campground has been recognized as one of the top 50 in the West. She says the ...

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  8. Renovations set to begin at Boulder Beach CampgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... new sanitation and potable water refill stations. Campground roads will also be repaved. Lake Mead National Recreation Area Superintendent Lizette Richardson says the campground has been recognized as one of the top 50 in the West. She says the ...

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  9. Parks, groups offer outdoor alternative to Black FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... social media of their Black Friday adventures with the hashtag #OptOutside. Places like Lake Mead National Recreation Area and Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area quickly jumped on the promotion, pitching themselves as alternative ...

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  10. River Mountains Loop Trail Detour Ends Nov 22Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2017 | Lake Mead National Recreation Area

    ... ntains Loop Trail is a 34-mile trail that circles the River Mountains. It travels through Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Boulder City and Henderson. For more information about the trail, visit https://rivermountainstrail.org/ .

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  11. Wounded veterans dive for history, healing in watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Daniel Conlin, chief of the National Park Service's Submerged Resources Center, gets ready for a submerged resource monitoring demonstration at Lake Mohave in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. A group of disabled veterans joined National Park Service divers to assess the remains of the historic aerial ferry, which operated in the 1930s.

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  12. Wounded veterans dive for history, healing in watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... service-connected injuries or disabilities. Seven members of the group spent the week at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, diving down to historic sites alongside a team from the National Park Service's Submerged Resources Center. It was the first ...

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  13. Wounded veterans dive for history, healing in waters of Lake MohaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Daniel Conlin, chief of the National Park Serviceճ Submerged Resources Center, gets ready for a submerged resource monitoring demonstration at Lake Mohave in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. A group of disabled veterans joined National Park Service divers to assess the remains of the historic aerial ferry, which operated in the 1930s.

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  14. People are likely cause of Earth's warming, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Water intake pipes that were once underwater sit above the water line along Lake Mead in Lake Mead National Recreation Area on Monday, May 18, 2015, near Boulder City. Humans are the "extremely likely" cause of warmer temperatures observed since the 1950s, according to a report recently released by the federal government.

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  15. Lake Mead, Red Rock Canyon will be fee-free for Veterans DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Visitors enter the scenic loop at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, in Las Vegas. Bridget Bennett Las Vegas Review-Journal @bridgetkbennett Lake Mead National Recreation Area and Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area will waive their entrance fees this weekend in honor of Veterans Day.

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  16. Outcome of latest Bundy trial will have repercussions for national lands debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | The Oregonian

    ... of public land. Above: Federal law enforcement officers guard a convoy of cattle at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area near Overton, Nevada, on April 10, 2014. "It's the feds' last opportunity to get it right,'' said Kieran Suckling, executive ...

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  17. Western governors want federal help in invasive mussel fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... Park Service to complete an assessment of mussel containment and monitoring programs at Lake Mead National Recreation Area in southeastern Nevada and northwestern Arizona, and the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in southern Utah and northern ...

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  18. Vegas OutdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Sunset Magazine

    ... take I-15 55 miles to the park. Or, for a more scenic route, take Lake Mead Blvd. into Lake Mead National Recreation Area ($5 per vehicle); bear left at Northshore Blvd. and continue to Valley of Fire State Park ($6 per vehicle); allow 1 1/2 hours; ...

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  19. COMMENTARY: Congress should pass bill to make it easier to search for missing persons on federal landRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... The impetus for the legislation came from two separate instances of men disappearing in Lake Mead National Recreation Area in 2012. On Jan. 31, 2012, Keith Goldberg was reported as missing after failing to show up to a Super Bowl viewing party with ...

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  20. The beatification of Chris McCandless: From thieving poacher into saintRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... home into a future as a scofflaw. He abandoned his car, according to Krakauer, in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area because he couldn't get it started after a flood and figured that if he asked for help authorities might ask him to explain why ...

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