Olympic National Park Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Public comment sought on historic Enchanted Valley chalet till Aug....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    Should the historic chalet in Enchanted Valley be torn down, provided with a new foundation or left as is? Or do you have another idea? Participants in a meeting in Port Angeles on Monday and another July 19 will have a chance to hear and comment on preliminary alternatives Olympic National Park has outlined for the final disposition of the chalet. Public comment will be taken through Aug. 31 on the possible alternatives for the permanent fate of the remote chalet, which was moved back from a precarious position near the East Fork Quinault River using helicopters and mules in September 2014.

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  2. Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary plans nature photography workshop, film for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... 360-457-6622, ext 31. The film also will be shown each day through Sunday at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Olympic National Park Visitor Center, 3002 Mount Angeles Road. The Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary, which was designated as a protected ...

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  3. Port Angeles City Council cuts Lauridsen Boulevard as cross-town truck routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... The idea was for Lauridsen to connect with Race Street, which is being improved as an entryway to Olympic National Park, and divert traffic at Race Street and Highway 101. "The most controversial issue in the first plan was the alternate cross-town ...

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  4. Olympic National Park develops options for future of Enchanted Valley ChaletRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Olympian

    Olympic National Park is considering options as it develops a plan on what to do with the Enchanted Valley Chalet, and those options include dismantling the structure. As the park begins an environmental assessment, it has scheduled three meetings this week to review the situation and possible solutions.

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  5. Sweet, sweet summer time: How you can make the most of itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... Park and Wildcat Lake Trail. However, if you want to trek a little farther north, Crescent Lake in the Olympic National Park offers trails, picnic areas and the Devil's Punchbowl, a favorite attraction that features a 50-foot cliff to jump off for ...

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  6. What Should The National Park Service Do With The Enchanted Valley Chalet At Olympic National Park?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    After saving the Enchanted Valley Chalet from toppling into the East Fork of the Quinault River, Olympic National Park officials now are planning for the future of the historic structure and interested in your thoughts. "We are pleased to ask the public to help us develop a plan for the Enchanted Valley Chalet," said Superintendent Sarah Creachbaum in a release.

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  7. NPS preparing EA for future of Enchanted Valley ChaletRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | KONP 1450 Local News

    Three Public Scoping Open Houses are planned next week, including Monday, June 27th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Port Angeles Senior Center Main Hall, 328 E. 7th Street. In a press release, Olympic National Park Superintendent Sarah Creachbeam said, "We are pleased to ask the public to help us develop a plan for the Enchanted Valley Chalet."

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  8. Lawsuit targets aging shelters in Olympic National Park - Wed, 22 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    For many hikers, the hand-hewn log cabin near Sol Duc Falls is a pleasant place to take a break and ponder Olympic National Park's early days. But others see the 77-year-old cabin, known as the Canyon Creek Shelter, as a wilderness trespasser - an unwelcome reminder of how BREMERTON, Wash.

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  9. Listening party today in Port Angeles shares tales of national parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    Stories and tales from Clallam County residents about the Olympic National Park will be shared at 7 p.m. today. The free listening party will be at the Olympic National Park Visitor Center, 3002 Mount Angeles Road, and presented in partnership with the North Olympic Library System.

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  10. Lawsuit underway this week targets aging Olympic National Park buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    For many hikers, the hand-hewn log cabin near Sol Duc Falls is a pleasant place to take a break and ponder Olympic National Park's early days. But others see the 77-year-old cabin, known as the Canyon Creek Shelter, as a wilderness trespasser - an unwelcome reminder of how deeply humans have penetrated the world's pristine places.

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  11. Lawsuit targets aging shelters in Olympic National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    For many hikers, the hand-hewn log cabin near Sol Duc Falls is a pleasant place to take a break and ponder Olympic National Park's early days. But others see the 77-year-old cabin, known as the Canyon Creek Shelter, as a wilderness trespasser - an unwelcome reminder of how deeply humans have penetrated the world's pristine places.

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  12. Lauridsen bypass in Port Angeles remains in traffic plan - for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... That route would turn south at Race Street, which also is being developed as an entry corridor to Olympic National Park, before turning west at the Peabody Creek bridge onto Lauridsen Boulevard. More than two decades later, those plans are striking ...

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  13. In Our View: Group's lawsuit threatens Wilderness Act it seeks to protectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... Wilderness Watch has now set its attention against five structures within the wilderness areas of Olympic National Park, and has filed suit in a federal District Court in Tacoma, seeking removal of a cabin and four three-sided trail shelters in the ...

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  14. Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary offers ways for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary is an area more than twice the size of the nearly million-acre Olympic National Park that is off the Pacific Coast of Washington state. Office headquarters are in The Landing mall, 115 E. Railroad Ave., Port ...

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  15. Tales of the park planned at Olympic National Park Visitor Center party TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    The Olympic National Park Visitor Center on Tuesday will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service with a free listening party featuring park-themed stories and memories from Clallam County residents. The party, which will be open to the public, will be at 7 p.m. at the visitor center, 3002 Mount Angeles Road.

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  16. Preservation groups fight lawsuit to axe historic OlympicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    An act of Congress was required to keep popular, 6,500-foot-high Green Mountain Lookout in the North Cascades, after the radical Montana-based Wilderness Watch sued to have it removed. The same group is headed back to federal court seeking to tear down four historic shelters and a cabin deep in the backcountry of Olympic National Park.

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  17. Canon Destination Workshops 2016: Learn from the best in the most beautiful placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Digital Trends

    ... and hang on your wall." Among the locations that interested photographers will be able to visit are Olympic National Park in Washington State, a New England fishing village in Rockport Massachusetts, a surfing location in Hawaii, and Arches National ...

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  18. Modern Mussel Shells Much Thinner Than 50 Years AgoRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Scientific Blogging

    ... in the atmosphere. "Archival material provided by past researchers, the Makah Tribal Nation, and the Olympic National Park allowed us to document this intriguing and concerning pattern in shell thickness," said Cathy Pfister, PhD, professor of ...

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  19. Climate: California mussel shells thinning as oceans acidifyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Summit County Voice

    ... than modern shells. "Archival material provided by past researchers, the Makah Tribal Nation, and the Olympic National Park allowed us to document this intriguing and concerning pattern in shell thickness," said Cathy Pfister, PhD, professor of ...

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  20. Senators, representatives introduce bills to change name of Olympic Wilderness AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    Bills have been introduced in the U.S. House and Senate to rename the Olympic Wilderness within Olympic National Park the Daniel J. Evans Wilderness in honor of the former Washington governor and senator. U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell, D-Mountlake Terrace, and Patty Murray, D-Seattle, introduced S. 3028, while H.R. 5397 was sponsored by members of the Washington delegation in the House, including Derek Kilmer.

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