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  1. Find small-town charm and holiday cheer in Boulder CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... Black Canyon River Adventures, airplane tours, kayak and canoe tours, cruises and the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. A favorite among both locals and tourists is mingling with bighorn sheep at Hemenway Park. Dozens of the sheep visit regularly, ...

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  2. How one experiment revived Colorado River's parched deltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, near Boulder City, Nev, July 28. A controlled release of water from the Hoover Dam's Lake Mead this past spring succeeded in restoring vegetation along the parched Colorado River. For 56 days last spring, a unique pulse of water drawn from Hoover Dam 's Lake Mead coursed into Mexico to the Colorado River 's parched delta - once an ecological emerald set in the tawny expanse of the Sonoran Desert .

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  3. Lake Mead "Samaritan" bill dies in SenateRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... learning of families who were confronted by bureaucracy while trying to gain access to Lake Mead National Recreation Area for volunteer rescue and recovery teams to search for lost relatives.It took the Goldberg family and Red Rock Search and Rescue ...

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  4. Cooperation keys latest pact to protect Lake MeadRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... ig Horned Sheep is seen above the Black Canyon Water Trail on the Lower Colorado River in Lake Mead National Recreation Area on the Nevada and Arizona border east of Las Vegas on Thursday, July 3, 2014. (Jason Bean/Las Vegas Review-Journal)...

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  5. Fisherman found at Lake Mead drownedRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. whose body was found in October at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, eight months after he'd been reported missing.Charles Finley III, 45, of Las Vegas, died from an accidental drowning Oct. ...

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  6. Lake Mead National Recreation Area Looking For Guides To Dive On Submerged B-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    The Park Service is looking for companies to lead scuba dives on a B-29 Bomber on the bottom of Lake Mead/NPS There's a new business opportunity in the National Park System -- leading scuba dives on a B-29 Superfortress Bomber lying on the bed of Lake Mead at Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Nevada. The plane crashed into Lake Mead July 21, 1948, while engaged in high-altitude atmospheric research.

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  7. National Park Service Offers Business Opportunities on Lake MeadRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Las Vegas Newstrip

    ... of the permit, and unlimited scuba instruction and scuba charter for other locations at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. The CUAs will be issued following a competitive selection process based on resource protection, ability to operate safely and ...

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  8. Scuba diving tours of submerged Superfortress BomberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    ... of the permit, and unlimited scuba instruction and scuba charter for other locations at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. The CUAs will be issued following a competitive selection process based on resource protection, ability to operate safely and ...

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  9. Upcoming Events at Lake Mead National Recreation Area Dec 6 to Jan 1Read the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Lake Mead National Recreation Area

    Gather around a campfire and make s'mores Dec. 6 during the Boulder City Santa's Electric Night Parade at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area Park Headquarters, 601 Nevada Way, Boulder City. Smokey Bear, Puddle the Blue Goose, Mojave Max, Otto Otter and the "S'more Making Team" will pass out hot chocolate, marshmallows, graham crackers and chocolate from 4 to 7 p.m. The parade kicks off at 4:30 p.m. and includes National Park Service vehicles and a special float with other federal and state agencies.

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  10. Metro investigating strangling death of woman found near Lake MeadRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Police are seeking information on a 41-year-old woman whose body was found strangled to death near Lake Mead earlier this month. The body of Julia Garcia, also known as Julia Lopez-Maravilla, was found wrapped in plastic Nov. 15 near East Lake Mead Boulevard and Pabco Road, near the entrance to the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Metro Police said in a statement.

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  11. Nevada bills on the line as Congress heads to finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Jodi Goldberg has spent hours on Capitol Hill over the past two years, testifying before congressional committees and watching lawmakers debate a heartbreaking matter close to her family. She is seeking passage of a bill that would force the National Park Service to grant waivers for search teams such as the one that was forced to wait nine months before being able to set foot on Lake Mead National Recreation Area to recover the remains of her slain brother, Keith Goldberg, a year ago.

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  12. Coroner: Woman found near Lake Mead recreation area was strangledRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A woman whose body was found near the entrance to the Lake Mead National Recreation Area earlier this month has been identified by the Clark County Coroner's office as 41-year-old Julia G. Lopez-Miravilla. Her body was found wrapped in plastic Nov.15 near Lake Mead Boulevard and Pabco Road, Red Rock Search and Rescue Cmdr.

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  13. Human Remains Found in Southern Nevada IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | KTVN Reno

    Human remains found at Lake Mead National Recreation Area have been identified as those of a 41-year-old woman. The Clark County Coroner's Office has ruled Julia Lopez-Maravilla was strangled.

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  14. Woman found last weekend at Lake Mead died of strangulation, coroner rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    ... Julia Lopez-Maravilla. The remains were found in a rocky ravine about 8 a.m. Nov. 15 at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, according to police. The discovery was made by a Red Rock Search and Rescue volunteer near the intersection of Lake Mead ...

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  15. Southern Nevada Fire Restrictions LiftedRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2014 | Lake Mead National Recreation Area

    Wildland fire officials will lift seasonal fire restrictions on public lands in Southern Nevada managed by the Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, National Park Service, Nevada Division of Forestry, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service on Sept. 6. Spring Mountains National Recreation Area will remain in fire restrictions in some areas until November 15. Those restrictions are as follows: no campfires within one mile of homes in Kyle and Lee Canyons, Deer Creek, Cold Creek and the communities of Trout Canyon and Mountain Springs.

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  16. Team looking for missing woman finds remains near Lake MeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A search-and-rescue team looking for a Las Vegas woman missing for over a week discovered human remains dumped into a ravine near Lake Mead on Saturday. Red Rock Search and Rescue said a search team found the unidentified body at 7:50 a.m. in a ravine just off Highway 147 a half mile east of Pabco Road, near the entrance to the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

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  17. Las Vegas on freeze watch for SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... said it's not out of the ordinary for the first freeze to happen in January or February. Lake Mead National Recreation Area, southern Mohave County and the high desert of San Bernadino County are covered by the freeze watch, according to the weather ...

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  18. Southern Nevada Fire Restrictions LiftedRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Lake Mead National Recreation Area

    Wildland fire officials will lift seasonal fire restrictions on public lands in Southern Nevada managed by the Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, National Park Service, Nevada Division of Forestry, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service on Sept. 6. Spring Mountains National Recreation Area will remain in fire restrictions in some areas until November 15. Those restrictions are as follows: no campfires within one mile of homes in Kyle and Lee Canyons, Deer Creek, Cold Creek and the communities of Trout Canyon and Mountain Springs.

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  19. As fall settles in, hiking around the valley aboundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... the valley include the roughly 2-mile Anniversary Narrows hike along Northshore Road in Lake Mead National Recreation Area. It's rated easy with an elevation gain of 200 feet. See how Mother Nature sliced a 150-yard gap into the mountain. To get to ...

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  20. New Maps Promote Lake Mead National Recreation Area's "Accessible Wilderness"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    ... easy access to colorful rock formations in the Pinto Valley Wilderness . NPS photos. Lake Mead National Recreation Area has just released a set of six maps that describe "self-guided adventures that range from quick trips by car, to peaceful raft ...

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