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Monday, August 13th, 2012

  • A winter-use plan for Yellowstone National Park being promoted by park staff would "make a bad situation ...

  • Does your congressperson understand where you stand when it comes to America's national parks?

  • How was your weekend?

    At Grand Teton National Park, rangers and others who work in the park had a heckuva weekend, one that required a mountain rescue, a river rescue, and cool decisions by a van driver forced off Highway 26/89/191 and into the Gros Ventre River.

    Here's a look at the weekend workload from Grand T

Sunday, August 12th, 2012

  • Sri Lanka’s Wildlife-Rich National Parks

    The “unusual” Exotic Visitors website—where copy is written by often unnamed "contributors" but posted by the presumed blogger who has “hiked thousands of miles on the Appellation Trail”(!)—is another of the Internet’s obscure, copy-swapping sites frontin

  • It's been a record-setting year for heat, drought and wildfires in parts of the Lower 48, but Alaska is a different story.