US National Parks Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. More Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The National Park Service announced Wednesday its approval of the population management plan at Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Under the plan, sharpshooters will be used early on to quickly reduce deer densities.

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  2. Sharpshooting, deer cull plan at Ohio national park approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WBNS

    The National Park Service announced Wednesday its approval of the population management plan at Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Under the plan, sharpshooters will be used early on to quickly reduce deer densities.

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  3. Melodrama fun for the entire familyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    It's kids who save the day in the melodrama "The Great National Park Dedication or The Day We Almost Lost Estes Park."

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  4. National Park Deer Kill Plan ApprovedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The BIG One

    Sharpshooters will be used to help thin the deer herd in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. National Park Service officials say sharpshooting will begin later this year in an effort to cut the 17-hundred-head herd by half.

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  5. What You Need to Know About Pot Legalization in Washington, DCRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    However, the initiative did not create funding for the regulation of the substance, which would be required to legalize sales. The measure was put on the ballot through citizen initiative, and in D.C., citizen initiatives cannot mandate spending.

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  6. Lake Superior Ice Caves Likely Open Saturday, But Conditions 'Treacherous'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | City Pages

    If you didn't get a chance last year to join the frozen masses gaping at the ethereal glittering beauty found inside of one the Apostle Islands ice caves, you might want to clear your schedule this weekend. One of the North's great natural wonders will be open to the public for the second straight year on Saturday -- as long as the wind doesn't break apart the ice before then.

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  7. Students use new lab to study how sounds influence human healthRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    In one of the first studies conducted in the Social Science Acoustics Laboratory, Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management graduate student Lauren Abbott along with Jennifer Newton, doctoral candidate for recreation, park, and tourism management, and Alex Polli, an undergraduate student in psychology, are conducting research to see if natural sounds and manmade noise influence human health. Credit: Kevin Sliman The Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management at Penn State has established the Social Science Acoustics Lab in Keller Building at the University Park campus.

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  8. 911 operator in Maryland who told teen to 'stop whining' as dad lay dying loses jobRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Fox News

    A 911 dispatcher who told a 13-year-old girl to "stop whining" as her father lay dying in a hit-and-run crash on a Maryland highway is out of the job. Anne Arundel County Fire Department spokesman Capt.

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  9. 911 operator who told teen to 'stop whining' now out of jobRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Baltimore News

    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY has been issued for the entire area through Noon Thursday. A southern-moving storm system may give us a glancing blow through Thursday morning.

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  10. Ford's Theatre museum reopens after water leakRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    The museum at the Ford's Theatre National Historic Site in Washington has reopened a week after a water leak flooded the museum floor. The museum reopened Wednesday and resumed normal hours for the week.

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  11. Apostle Ice Caves opening Saturday, but getting there may be 'treacherous'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | USA Today

    Have your ice cleats and ski poles ready? The Apostle Islands ice caves on Lake Superior will be opening this weekend, but it could be treacherous getting there, park officials say. Apostle Ice Caves opening Saturday, but getting there may be 'treacherous' Have your ice cleats and ski poles ready? The Apostle Islands ice caves on Lake Superior will be opening this weekend, but it could be treacherous getting there, park officials say.

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  12. Reserve now for summer at Enchantments, Rainier, state parks and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Now's the time to make summer reservations for popular spots such as this fire lookout on Quartz Mountain in Mount Spokane State Park. Campers seeking to stay at popular national park or national forest cabins, lookouts and campgrounds generally can make reservations up to 180 days in advance of the date of arrival.

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  13. Redwood burl thefts: Bill takes swing at poachersRead the original story

    Wednesday | Triplicate.com

    A recent rise in burl thefts within Redwood National and State Parks is intensifying investigations of local wood merchants, while a bill introduced to the California Legislature last week proposes gnarly punishments to deter would-be thieves, even as sentences for nonviolent offenses are lessening statewide due to a recent voter mandate.

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  14. Artists Selected for the 2015-2016 Artist-In-Residence ProgramRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Big Cypress National Preserve

    Artists have had a long-standing impact on the formation, expansion and direction of our national parks. Painting the landscapes of the American West, visual artists like Thomas Moran, George Catlin and Albert Bierstadt focused attention on natural wonders in the western landscape, then unfamiliar to the eastern populace.

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  15. Civil Air Patrol SAREX trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Coastal Breeze News

    On 23-25 January 2015, the Civil Air Patrol's Marco Island Senior Squadron conducted a three-day search and rescue exercise with a mission-base at the Marco Island Airport. 21 CAP members from the Marco Squadron and 1 from the Naples Senior Squadron participated in the sorties and managed the SAREX.

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  16. Grand County Council adopts structure for finalizing Bishop Public Lands Initiative recommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Moab Times-Independent

    After hearing 17 presentations over two weeks from interested groups and individuals concerning Congressman Rob Bishop's Public Lands Bill Initiative, the Grand County Council will host three additional workshops to discuss their final recommendations.

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  17. "Ice Caves" At Apostle Islands National Lakeshore On Track To Open To Public SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | National Parks Traveler

    Barring any last-minute changes, the "ice caves" at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore should be open to the public this weekend/NPS. The third time apparently was the charm at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in Wisconsin, where continued frigid weather has frozen Lake Superior hard enough to allow for the public to tour the lakeshore's "ice caves" beginning Saturday, barring any significant changes.

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  18. Yellowstone National Park Thermal Regions Harbor Rare PlantsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | National Parks Traveler

    Editor's note: Ruffin Prevost, editor of the Yellowstone Gate blog , writes on all things Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks. Gift shops in and around Yellowstone National Park are filed with postcards, videos and guidebooks featuring grizzly bears and gray wolves.

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  19. Today In History Thursday, February 26Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WBNS

    Today is Thursday, Feb. 26, the 57th day of 2015. There are 308 days left in the year.

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  20. Pot became legal in D.C. today. Does anything change for federal workers?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    As of 12:01 a.m., local authorities have allowed anyone 21 and older to possess up to 2 ounces of pot, although the drug is still prohibited on federally administered properties such as the National Mall, Rock Creek Park and even public housing. Despite the new policy, which came from a voter-approved initiative in November, the U.S. government still considers marijuana to be an illegal drug and expects its civilian and military personnel to abide by federal guidelines.

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