Mammoth Cave National Park Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Op-Ed | A Black Letter Day For America's National ParksRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    ... actually down by 1 million visits in 2015, despite the hype of the centennial. Consider marvelous Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky - down 75 percent in visitation! The often-cited growth in visitation is mostly from four major additions on the ...

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  2. Oregon woman tells of adventures in 5,350-mile bike ride - Sat, 24 Dec 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... 380 miles to the Oregon Coast and back with a friend, and she rode with a group on a 300-miler to Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky. But she had never embarked on anything close to a cross-country trip. The North Salem High School graduate had ...

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  3. Ky. Jellystone Park Initiates $10.7M ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | RV Business

    ... us to accommodate more guests, many of whom will also visit other Kentucky attractions, including Mammoth Cave National Park, Lincoln's Birthplace and Kentucky's Bourbon Trail," Pott said. He said the project will have a positive effect on the Cave ...

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  4. Native American crews fighting Gatlinburg wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | USA Today

    ... are staffing camp crews, including those from Fort Apache, Ariz., and the Great Onyx Job Corps at Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky. William Smith is squad boss of a 20-man crew of the Navajo team that has been working on the fires since Nov. ...

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  5. Oregon woman tells of adventures in 5,350-mile bike rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... 380 miles to the Oregon Coast and back with a friend, and she rode with a group on a 300-miler to Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky. But she had never embarked on anything close to a cross-country trip. The North Salem High School graduate had ...

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  6. Their ViewRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Plans to radically repurpose a 70-year-old pipeline that runs through Kentucky and four other states - and that would imperil Danville's water supply and Mammoth Cave National Park - should not advance without a full environmental impact study. A recent questionable recommendation that the project does not merit a full review appears to stem from an illogical technicality.

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  7. Kentucky editorial roundupRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2016 | Washington Times

    Plans to radically repurpose a 70-year-old pipeline that runs through Kentucky and four other states - and that would imperil Danville's water supply and Mammoth Cave National Park - should not advance without a full environmental impact study. A recent questionable recommendation that the project does not merit a full review appears to stem from an illogical technicality.

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  8. Mammoth Cave National Park Sets 37th Annual Cave Sing For December 4Read the original story

    Nov 28, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Head to Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky on December 4 to attend the 37th annual Cave Sing. Participants will depart from the visitor center at 2 p.m. for this free event.

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  9. Public invited to help scientists study bat behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Columbia Magazine

    ... Center for Science and Learning, a partnership between Western Kentucky University and Mammoth Cave National Park. "Recent advances in technology have made it easier to study bats in the wild through the use of near-infrared video cameras that can ...

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  10. Philippines park superintendent learns about Mammoth CaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | World Heritage Centre News

    Beth Maclang, superintendent of Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park on the island of Palawan in the Philippines, has spent three weeks at Mammoth Cave National Park. She is shown at the historical entrance to Mammoth Cave with MNCP staff members.

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  11. The essential guide to Kentucky's Mammoth Cave National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Home to the world's longest known cave system, Kentucky's only national park is a must-visit for keen spelunkers. "No changes of seasons, no sound of storm or thunder penetrate here; winter and summer, day and night, peace or war, it is all one; a world beyond the reach of change, because beyond the reach of life."

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  12. Accessible Cave Tours Return To Mammoth Cave National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Superintendent Sarah Craighead says the tours will resume October 1, and that tickets can now be purchased on www.recreation.gov . "We are very pleased to be able to offer an accessible cave tour again," said Superintendent Craighead in a release.

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  13. Special Activities Planned At Mammoth Cave National Park To Mark Public Lands DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Free tours into Mammoth Cave via the Historic Entrance will be offered at Mammoth Cave National Park on September 24/NPS Mammoth Cave National Park, which is celebating its 75th birthday this year, and the Friends of Mammoth Cave are planning some special activities to mark National Public Lands Day on September 24. "a extensive limestone caverns and associated topography, beautiful rivers, and rugged landscapes clothed in forests, which offered exceptional opportunity for developing a great national recreational park of outstanding service in the very heart of our nation's densest population and at a time when the need is increasingly urgent and most inadequately provided for."

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  14. Tour a cave, hike, or bike on your public landsRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2016 | Mammoth Cave National Park

    Come out National Public Lands Day and enjoy events planned by Mammoth Cave National Park and the Friends of Mammoth Cave. This year, Mammoth Cave celebrates its 75th year as a national park and a public land.

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    Aug 25, 2016 | Porterville Recorder

    ... In this Aug. 3, 2011, file photo, tour participants stand in the rotunda area of Mammoth Cave in Mammoth Cave National Park, Ky. With more than 400 miles of passageways explored, Mammoth Cave is by far the world's longest cave system. (AP Photo/Ed ...

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  16. Highest, tallest, hottest: National park record-settersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... known cave system earns its name honestly. Located in the hill country of south central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave National Park has more than 400 miles of explored and mapped caves, and more are being documented every year. Much of the early credit ...

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  17. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2016 | Cincinnati.com

    ... a native of Cave City, Kentucky, started his NPS career at a site that's little more familiar: Mammoth Cave National Park. Though such "outdoor, wilderness parks" get much of the attention, sites like Taft's boyhood home have their own merits, he ...

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  18. Clemson University & National Park Service Release Open Parks NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... historic structure renovations, as seen in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) photographs from Mammoth Cave National Park (Kentucky) and numerous collections from Castillo de San Marcos National Monument (Florida). Christopher Vinson, project ...

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