US National Parks Newswire (Page 8)

US National Parks Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for US National Parks. (Page 8)

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  1. Confederate group sets Arkansas rally to show support for preserving monumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arkansas Online

    HOT SPRINGS -- The Confederate Square Group will hold a demonstration Saturday on Arlington Lawn in Hot Springs National Park to show support for preserving monuments to Confederate history.

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  2. Grand Teton park to outshine bigger Yellowstone for eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Grand Teton National Park sits in the shadow of its world-renowned neighbor, Yellowstone National Park. But thanks to Monday's solar eclipse, it's expected to outshine even Yellowstone for at least a day.

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  3. An Everest Climber's Never-Ending Quest For AdventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Everest climber, guide and mountaineer Melissa Arnot Reid is the first American woman to ever reach the summit of Mount Everest without oxygen - something only seven women worldwide have done. Arnot Reid, who has climbed to the summit of Everest six times, joined Nerdette to talk about the mindset of a high-altitude climber, what happens when you have snot frozen to your face, and how to train your body to reach Everest's peak.

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  4. Grand Teton park to escape Yellowstone's shadow for eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    Its jagged, soaring peaks rise high over northwest Wyoming, but Grand Teton National Park is always in the shadow of its world-renowned neighbor, Yellowstone National Park. But thanks to the total solar eclipse Monday, Grand Teton is expected to outshine, and overshadow, one of the nation's most popular parks - at least for the day.

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  5. Coolest campsite ever is a real-life cliffhangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    Camping is commonplace in Estes Park, Colo.. With crystal-clear lakes, snowcapped mountains and abundant wildlife, it's irresistible for those who love the great outdoors.

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  6. Many Confederate memorials aren't going anywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Courier News

    America's 'Confederate infrastructure:' Too big to hide, move or raze America's Confederate infrastructure has plenty of governmental support. Erasing it won't be easy.

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  7. National parks banned bottled water to discourage pollution. Trump...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    National parks put a ban on bottled water to ease pollution. Trump just sided with the lobby that fought it.

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  8. Eclipse viewing parties planned in Central VARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC12

    BROWN'S ISLAND Richmond National Battlefield Park, The American Civil War Museum, James River Park System and Venture Richmond are teaming up to host a solar eclipse viewing party. The event is free and begins at 1 p.m. LEWIS GINTER For the first 500 guests, Lewis Ginter will have certified viewing glasses.

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  9. Commercial Services Orientation and Open House on Ocracoke IslandRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent Dave Hallac is excited to announce a Commercial Services Orientation and Open House on Ocracoke Island. The meeting will take place on Monday, August 28 from 12:30-2:00 pm at the Ocracoke Community Center in Ocracoke: 999 Irvin Garrish Hwy, Ocracoke .

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  10. As 1 Beach Drive closure is set to end, new major detours will begin newRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | WTOP-FM Washington

    The part of Beach Drive that has been closed for nearly a year is due to reopen in just over a week, but that doesn't mean commuters itching to cut through Rock Creek Park to Montgomery County will be able to jump right back in. The National Park Service plans to reopen Beach Drive on Monday, Aug. 28, from Rock Creek Parkway to Tilden Street and Park Road just past Porter Street Northwest, weather permitting.

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  11. News 51 mins ago 9:10 a.m.America's 'Confederate infrastructure:' Too big to hide, move or razeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | WHAS11

    Although a few communities are removing a few statues, the nation's Confederate memorial infrastructure - estates, plantations, battlefields, graveyards, birthplaces, shrines and at least two huge obelisks - is too vast and diverse to be moved, hidden or destroyed. The sites range from small, privately owned house museums honoring obscure soldiers to the massive bas-reliefs carved in the side of Stone Mountain, Ga., that historian Fitzhugh Brundage calls "a billboard to white nationalism.'

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  12. Are These Rainbow Mountains Real?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | New Urban Legends

    On 15 August 2017, the Amazing Photos in the World Facebook page posted a photograph purportedly showing a rainbow-colored mountain range in "Dead Valley National Park" in California. The digitally-altered photograph, of California's Death Valley National Park, was actually the work of an artist.

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  13. Weird and amazing rock formationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | CNN

    From violent volcanic eruptions to the slow movement of wind and water, the forces of nature have made the United States, particularly the western half of the country, a showcase for wild-looking sculpture. To visit Mono Lake is to behold an other-worldly landscape.

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  14. 110 Photos of a Heavenly Ascension in Asbury ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Advocate

    The legendary festival came home to the States and landed in New Jersey for three days of dancing, pool parties, cocktails, and men. Read more below.

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  15. The Nation's Official Memorial to Robert E. Lee Gets a RewriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Atlantic

    Days after the events in Charlottesville, the National Parks Service quietly changed its description of Arlington House, the Virginia mansion that Congress formally named in honor of the Confederate general. Of the many statues of Robert E. Lee that still decorate American cities, towns, universities, and even the United States Capitol , the vast majority have been designated by state legislatures and other local councils and organizations.

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  16. Beautiful home in The Farm subdivision. End of street privacy, fenced ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NC Real Estate News

    MLS Number: 63682 List Price: $389,000 Property Type: Residential Street #: 235 Address: Old Homeplace Dr City: Wilkesboro State: NC Zip Code: 28697 Subdivision: The Farm Elementary School: Moravian Falls Middle School: Central Wilkes High School: Wilkes Central Bedrooms: 4 Full Baths: 3 Half Baths: 1 Beautiful home in The Farm subdivision. End of street privacy, fenced back yard, and convenient to all schools.

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  17. Grand Teton park outshines Yellowstone for eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post Register

    Its jagged, soaring peaks rise high over northwest Wyoming, but Grand Teton National Park is always in the shadow of its world-renowned neighbor, Yellowstone National Park. But thanks to the total solar eclipse Monday, Grand Teton is expected to outshine, and overshadow, one of the nation's most popular parks - at least for the day.

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  18. Trump booster rolls his 'Unity Bridge' through streets of LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hastings Tribune

    A bent trailer axle brought the Trump Unity Bridge to Nebraska from its most recent stops in Sturgis, South Dakota, and the Black Hills.

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  19. Wilderness,' a two-edged word: Is a federal wilderness area good for Alaska or not? Or both?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    News-Miner opinion: Daily News-Miner editorials of about this time 40 years ago were laser-focused on the efforts of the Carter administration and its supporters in Congress to set aside millions of acres in Alaska.

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  20. Thai tourists apologise for trespassing in Yellowstone ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    Three Thai tourists who walked on a fragile thermal area in Yellowstone National Park in the United States, apologised on Thursday for their actions which they said tarnished Thailand's reputation. Photos of members of the group along with data from their social media accounts was later posted online, accompanied by threats of a "witch-hunt".

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