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Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

  • If anyone was expecting clarity from yet another review of harbor seal behavior and oyster farming at Point Reyes National Seashore, it wasn't forthcoming, as the report qualifies many of its conclusions and calls for yet more research.

    While the Marine Mammal Commission, a federal agency, found that seal behavior at Drakes Estero in the national seashore was "at least correlated" with operatio

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  • For more than 1,000 years non-native animals have called the forests of Hawaii home.

  • It seems that when "national parks" are mentioned, images of Yellowstone, Yosemite, the Grand Canyon, or Shenandoah national parks come to mind.

  • Flickering shadows dancing on the walls of Spruce Tree House at Mesa Verde National Park will help usher in the holidays at the park in southwestern Colorado early next month.

    On Thursday, December 8, the park staff will host their 2011 Annual Holiday Open House from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m.