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  1. (Al Hartmann | Tribune file photo) Bears Ears formation rises above...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo) Bears Ears formation rises above White Canyon along US Highway 95 near Natural Bridges National Monument in San Juan County. The formation is at the heart of the newly designated Bears Ears National Monument.

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  2. (Al Hartmann | Tribune file photo) Bears Ears formation rises above...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo) Bears Ears formation rises above White Canyon along US Highway 95 near Natural Bridges National Monument in San Juan County. The formation is at the heart of the newly designated Bears Ears National Monument.

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  3. Seeing Utah's Natural Bridges in a new, wintry lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Salt Lake Tribune

    High on the Cedar Mesa, on the wedge of sandstone that hovers between White and Armstrong canyons, Natural Bridges National Monument appears to have been frozen for a season. A blanket of snow settles on Deer Flat to the northeast.

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  4. Bears Ears: History shows gains from new national monuments eventually outweigh local concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo) Bears Ears formation rises above White Canyon along US Highway 95 near Natural Bridges National Monument in San Juan County. The formation is at the heart of the newly designated Bears Ears National Monument.

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  5. Bears EarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | VoluntaryXchange

    ... Here's a capture from Google Maps. See the smallish green island in the middle? That's Natural Bridges National Monument , which has been there for quite some time. I've been there, and it feels pretty big. The darker gray at the bottom is the ...

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  6. Letter: One monumentRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... scenery on earth? The National Park Service should administer Bryce Canyon National Park, Natural Bridges National Monument, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, Canyonlands National Park and Bear Ears National Monument as one unit: ...

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  7. Inside Obama's decision to name the Bears Ears National MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo) Bears Ears formation rises above White Canyon along US Highway 95 near Natural Bridges National Monument in San Juan County. The formation is at the heart of the proposed Bears Ears national Monument.

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  8. Printed Letters: December 30, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... National Parks combined. It's larger even than Rhode Island. It's 176 times larger than Natural Bridges National Monument, which will be swallowed up by this monstrosity. Most of Utah is either federally managed land, U.S. forest service, or tribal ...

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  9. As seen from space: the sacred lands of Bears Ears - now protected as a national monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Bad Astronomy Blog

    ... an interest in it." Looking north along Utah Highway 261 toward the Bears Ears buttes. Natural Bridges National Monument is to the left of the image. (Source: U.S. Geological Survey) You may have seen photos of the new Bears Ears National Monument ...

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  10. Email Letters: December 29, 2016Read the original story

    Dec 29, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... National Parks combined. It's larger even than Rhode Island. It's 176 times larger than Natural Bridges National Monument, which will be swallowed up by this monstrosity. Most of Utah is either federally managed land, U.S. forest service, or tribal ...

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  11. Cedar Mesa ruins open up a remarkable, endangered landscape in southern UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... Area and Canyonlands National Park - and incorporate existing federal land, including Natural Bridges National Monument and Cedar Mesa. Worried about mining proposals as well as vandalism and theft, the tribes say monument status will help save ...

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  12. 6 Amazing Things Only Found in National ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... circadian rhythms of humans and plants rely on an unaltered night sky. On March 6th, 2007, Natural Bridges National Monument became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association. The goal of a Dark Sky ...

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  13. National Parks Off the Beaten PathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... exploratory voyage of Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, which took place from 1540 to 1542. Natural Bridges National Monument covers a relatively small area. It is rather remote and not close to other parks or major population centers, and as a result ...

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  14. UDOT installs signs extending national bike route through UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... west of Monticello on U.S. 491, moves south to Blanding and then veers northwest near Natural Bridges National Monument. It then goes over the Colorado River at Hite's Crossing, eastward through Capitol Reef National Park, and bending south and west ...

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  15. BLM celebrates opening of rock art exhibit at Kane Gulch Ranger StationRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2016 | Deseret News

    The Bureau of Land Management's Monticello field office invites the public to an open house at the Kane Gulch Ranger Station on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 3 to 5 p.m., to view the recently installed exhibit "Cedar Mesa Through Time: Place, Archaeology and Culture." The station is located in southwestern Utah along state Route 261 about 4 miles south of state Route 95, not far from Natural Bridges National Monument.

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  16. The Bears Ears National Monument would be the bee's kneesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Canyon Recreational Area, and north of the Navajo Nation, and would overlay the existing Natural Bridges National Monument and some designated national forest lands. It's a controversial proposal, but these days, what isn't? State and federal ...

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  17. Hovenweep, Natural Bridges visitor centers announce winter hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... . 16 through April 14, campers are limited to 14 consecutive days. For questions, call the Natural Bridges National Monument visitor center at 435-692-1234 or the Hovenweep National Monument visitor center at 970-562-4282.

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  18. Saving our dying dark skies (2 photos)In the fight against light...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | SooToday

    ... is actually about eight times as dark. Deans compared this with 21.85 reading he took at Natural Bridges National Monument in Utah, a place often considered the one of the best darks skies in North America. Lake Superior Provincial Park isn't quite ... 1 comment

  19. Road Work To Cause Delays At Natural Bridges National Monument On September 6-7Read the original story

    Sep 3, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Visitors to Natural Bridges National Monument in Utah on September 6 and 7 should expect delays on the monument's entrance road and on Bridge View Drive as road work is completed. The Federal Highways Administration funded project will chip seal the monument road west of the entrance as well as the entirety of Bridge View Drive.

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  20. National Parks Service celebrates 100 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... was started by the family of Bates Wilson, who served as superintendent of Arches and Natural Bridges National Monument from 1949 to 1972 Tourists don't necessarily flock here, even though Rattlesnake Canyon contains the second-highest concentration ...

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