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  1. Biologists say first California condor chick born in UtahRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Reuters

    A pair of California condors have successfully hatched a chick in the rocky peaks of Utah's Zion National Park, biologists have said, in what is believed to be the first birth of its kind in the Western state.

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  2. Biologists Catch Sight Of Condor Chick At Zion National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | National Parks Traveler

    A gut feeling that a pair of California condors had laid an egg in the upper reaches of Zion National Park has been confirmed with the first documented sighting of a condor chick born in Utah, an event biologists hope is the first step in the large birds reestablishing a presence in southern Utah.

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  3. Scientists confirm: Rare California condor chick hatches in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Deseret News

    ... d is the longest of any bird in North America." Last winter, the birds built a nest in a remote canyon in Zion National Park and began showing courtship behaviors.

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  4. Hitting the road with the Milford TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Observer & Eccentric

    ... Bridges, Bryce Canyon and Zion. 'Operation Cactus,' a name both families dubbed the trip, is shown in Zion National Park, on the Canyon Overlook Trail. Pictured are Tim, Cassandra, Julia and Jack Salvati on the left; and Mike, Tina, Emma and Brady ...

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  5. Scientists: Rare California condor chick hatchesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Washington Times

    ... that the endangered species is growing in Utah. Last winter, the birds built a nest in a remote canyon in Zion National Park and began showing courtship behaviors.

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  6. New mama: First Utah condor chick at Zion National ParkRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The birth announcement is official - biologists from federal and state agencies, as well as a nonprofit group, have finally confirmed that a pair of California condors nesting in Zion National Park have produced a chick.

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  7. SIMPLER, BRIGHTER, STRONGERRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | BYU Magazine

    ... Part of BYU's permanent collection, Great White Throne depicts the mountain bearing the same name at Zion National Park. The name is based on Rev. 20:11 and was given in 1916 by Methodist minister Frederick Vining Fisher, who said he had "looked for ...

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  8. Yale Grad Finishes Trek Across U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | NBC New York

    ... also thought might die at one point, according to his father. Snow, hail and 50-mph winds pummeled him at Zion National Park in Utah. The cart he pulled to carry his belongings was not meant for such rugged terrain. But he made it. Greg Hindy ...

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  9. Breathtaking beauty: Utah's Zion National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | USA Today

    ... often hear their cascading song echoing through Zion on a summer day. Spanning across Southwestern Utah, Zion National Park encompasses over 229 miles of canyon country. Utah's first National Park, this oasis amid the high plateau is rich with ...

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  10. One Show presenter Alex Jones admits she can't wait to fire the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | The Daily Record

    ... being modest about her sporting credentials as her efforts climbing the Moonlight Buttress mountain in Zion National Park prove. The notoriously difficult climb took her three days and she was in fear of her life for most of the time. However, so ...

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  11. Wonders of the WestRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... the natural wonders and mysteries of the American west. The vivid colors of fall are at their best in Zion National Park. Join us as we hike to the Emerald Pools and discover a herd of desert bighorn sheep. Follow a buffalo herd, isten to the ...

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  12. One Year Later: Yale Grad Makes it Coast to CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | NBC Connecticut

    ... also thought might die at one point, according to his father. Snow, hail and 50-mph winds pummeled him at Zion National Park in Utah. The cart he pulled to carry his belongings was not meant for such rugged terrain. But he made it. Greg Hindy ...

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  13. Accepting 2015 Artist-in-Residence ApplicationsRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Zion National Park

    Zion National Park is now accepting applications for its 2015 Artist-in-Residence program.

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  14. Adrian Shipley inherits Forest Grove cross country program from coaching icon Sue FleskesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | OregonLive.com

    ... goes," said Shipley, a veteran of seven marathons and four ultramarathons, including a 100-miler near Zion National Park in Utah. "I lived in Utah for a year, and then I was ready to come right back to Oregon. So, I'm pretty much set on being here. ...

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  15. Wonders of the WestRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... the natural wonders and mysteries of the American west. The vivid colors of fall are at their best in Zion National Park. Join us as we hike to the Emerald Pools and discover a herd of desert bighorn sheep. Follow a buffalo herd, isten to the ...

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  16. Essential Summer Guide '14: Rocks And Roll Through Canyon CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | National Parks Traveler

    ... sky. Your adventure starts with a quick (42 miles - less than an hour) drive along the Virgin River to Zion National Park. Think of this as Yosemite in sandstone. It's a magic kingdom of canyons, waterfalls, desert pools, and sheer walls. Take a ...

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  17. Drones banned at Sleeping Bear DunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... by a loud unmanned aircraft flying back and forth that crashed in the canyon. Later in the month, Zion National Park volunteers' witnessed an unmanned aircraft disturbing a heard of bighorn sheep that separated adults from young animals. "We embrace ...

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  18. Powered parachute enthusiast's got a point of view he'd like you to seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Deseret News

    ... taking the long way around in a 1964 Ford Fairlane. From St. George, he drove the few miles northeast to Zion National Park and camped there for a couple of nights before resuming his journey. The landscape there was beyond description. The longer ...

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  19. Weekend forecast: More hot weather in UtahRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... weather service. Showers and thunderstorms and a highs in the upper 90s are predicted for St. George and Zion National Park on Saturday and overnight, with the rain returning on Sunday afternoon. Sunday's highs are expected to be near 100. The ...

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  20. Q&A with William MacDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Advocate

    ... astrophysicist, author and science communicator. Q: Where is your favorite vacation destination? A: Zion National Park. Q: If you could be in any other job or field, what would it be? A: Natural or mathematical sciences, probably in ...

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