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Monday, March 23rd, 2015

  • Special events on April 9, 2015, at Appomattox Court House National Historical Park and Independence National Historical Park will be part of a nationwide observance of the 150th Anniversary of General Robert E. Lee’s surrender at Appomattox, Virginia.

  • Joshua Tree National Park is looking for some volunteers to help with the fight against non-native weeds that are creating a host of problems, and one project requires some folks who are able to both cut--and pull--the mustard. Events set for April 4 and 11 will target Sahara mustard plants.

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Sunday, March 22nd, 2015

  • One visitor was killed and another injured when part of a popular overlook at Point Reyes National Seashore in California collapsed, dropping them 70 feet to the ground below.

  • What ‘cha gonna do when Chunk and all of his Chunk-o-maniacs run wild on you?!