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Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

  • In this age of informational instant gratification, how has your national park experience changed?

    For Millennials, who grew up with smartphones, texting, and Facebook, not so much.

  • A law authorizing the Huna Tlingit to harvest glaucous-winged gull eggs in their traditional homeland of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve in Alaska has been signed by President Obama.

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Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

  • The "El Portal" wildfire that flared up several days ago from unknown causes had burned more than 3,000 acres along Yosemite National Park's western border by Tuesday and was just 19 percent contained, but the park remained open for visitors.

  • A 13-year-old California boy who got separated from his group in the backcountry of Kings Canyon National Park has been found and was to be brought out today.