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  1. Bob Killen will speak at Redlands Camera Club's Nov. 20 meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... a press release from Redlands Camera Club. In 2008, he became the first artist in residence for the Mojave National Preserve. The Redlands Camera Club meets 7 to 9 p.m. the first and third Monday of every month at First Presbyterian Church. For ...

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  2. A Controversial Plan to Drain Water From the Desert? Go for It, Trump Administration SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | LA Weekly

    ... acres, shaped roughly like a cow's head, lie just north of Joshua Tree and just south of the Mojave National Preserve. The hikers stood in the shadow of the Ship Mountains, a dark, almost black range that looms over the sprawling flat landscape, and ...

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  3. For an Endangered Animal, a Fire or Hurricane Can Mean the EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | The New York Times

    ... (as in Arizona, sediment flowing into the water could harm the fish). in a September fire in the Mojave National Preserve. About 50 of the few hundred remaining mammals perished, said Janet Foley, a professor at the U.C. Davis Veterinary Medicine ...

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  4. Peace Cross' is unconstitutional, court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Gazette

    ... consistent regarding crosses on public land. In 2010, the Supreme Court ruled a 5-foot cross in the Mojave National Preserve, also erected to honor veterans, did not violate the Constitution. But in 2012, the Supreme Court let stand a lower court ...

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  5. The Energy 202: Interior greenlights desert water project, prompting call for investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... wildlife, whose presence in turn underpins the local desert tourism economy driven by the nearby Mojave National Preserve and Mojave Trails National Monument. With BLM's letter, Cadiz can use the existing right-of-way permit for a railroad through ...

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  6. Trump's BLM clears a hurdle for controversial Cadiz projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | High Country News

    ... the Mojave Desert. The water would be pumped from wells on Cadiz's private land, which is near the Mojave National Preserve and surrounded by the Mojave Trails National Monument. But many scientists and environmental groups oppose the project ...

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  7. October 2017 California Department of Fish and Wildlife CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | AmmoLand

    ... . October 7-8 - Early Quail Season for Junior Hunting License Holders in the Mojave National Preserve. One weekend only. For more information, please visit . October 7-8 - Fall Fish Festival, Taylor ...

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  8. Amboy Crater the region's most picturesque volcanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... ning the desert's geology. A drive to Amboy Crater offers both! The road trip takes you through the Mojave National Preserve and along historic Route 66 to the tiny town of Amboy, and its nearby volcanic crater.

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  9. CSUF professor's multimedia work about desert gets NEA fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Wave

    ... will be in residence at the California State University Desert Studies Center in Zzyzx, within the Mojave National Preserve, which is overseen by Cal State Fullerton. Madsen's work also will serve as a model for students participating in the College ...

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  10. Mitchell Caverns in Eastern Mojave reopening in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... to open in about six months. The closest campground is nearby Hole-In-The-Wall Campground in Mojave National Preserve. There also are motels in Barstow and Needles, Dingman said. State park officials had hoped to reopen the state recreation area in ...

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  11. Bill aimed at halting Mojave Desert water project stallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Oct. 19, 2011 file photo, Seth Shteir, a California Desert Field Representative for the National Parks Conservation Association, hikes to a natural spring at the Mojave National Preserve near Kelso, Calif. California lawmakers rejected legislation Friday, Sept.

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  12. the Trump administration reversedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... lawsuits filed under state law. But Feinstein, who was instrumental in creating the nearby Mojave National Preserve, has doggedly fought Cadiz. For years she has attached a rider to congressional appropriations bills barring the BLM from spending ...

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  13. Trump administration backs off national monument threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said he's recommending that none of 27 national monuments carved from wilderness and ocean and under review by the Trump administration be eliminated. Mojave Trails National Monument, a desert landscape that bridges the area between Joshua Tree National Park and Mojave National Preserve.

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  14. Sand to Snow National Monuments' Status Remains IntactRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Inland Empire California

    ... San Bernardino National Forest and Joshua Tree National Park, Mojave Trails is located between Mojave National Preserve and Joshua Tree National Park, Castle Mountains National Monument is nestled between the Nevada state line and Mojave National ...

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  15. 'Ride for the Future' Will Benefit University of the Aftermarket FoundationRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | Modern Tire Dealer

    ... on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, and head to Death Valley, with scenic stops along the way, including Mojave National Preserve as well as Sequoia and Death Valley National Parks. On Saturday, Oct. 28, the riders will head back to Las Vegas through Death ...

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  16. Desert tortoises can't take heat of roadside fencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... and roads meet, it is inevitable that tortoises will lose. Even in protected areas like the Mojave National Preserve, several tortoises are killed on roads each year. One technique that land-managers can use to keep tortoises safe is by installing a ...

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  17. Off the Strip: 10 places to explore beyond Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | WEHT

    ... Nipton. In all, this is a pretty important position, considering the town sits on the edge of the Mojave National Preserve, which makes the town a great place to stop before or after a jaunt in the desert. The seven rock towers that comprise the ...

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  18. Mitchell Caverns, one of California's few - show caves,' will reopen after 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... dropped, Dingman said. The gate to the park and its popular caverns down a lonely road through the Mojave National Preserve has been locked ever since. More than $400,000 was needed to reopen the park and repair damage by vandals and thieves during ...

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  19. Trump's deputy Interior pick is a threat to the environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | The Hill

    ... to pipe drinking water to southern California - a project that could cause severe damage to nearby Mojave National Preserve. He is representing Rosemont Copper, which is seeking to develop a large copper mine in the Santa Rita Mountains in Arizona. ...

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  20. The Adventure Traveler's GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... S., Primm, NV, primmvalleyresorts.com ) -Why stay in Nipton at all? Because it's the gateway to Mojave National Preserve, home of Cima Dome natural formation, Rock Spring historic site, and Hole-in-the-Wall campground and nature trail, among ...

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