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National Parks

  1. national parks
    It Could Take Joshua Tree 300 Years to Recover From the Government ShutdownAccording to a former park official, the damage has been “irreparable.”
  2. power
    Poop Is Piling Up in National Parks Thanks to Government Shutdown“Once those port-a-potties fill up, there’s no amount of cleaning that will save them.”
  3. The Interior Department Proposes Huge Hike in National Park Entry FeesDriving a car into the Grand Canyon and 15 other parks would cost $70 under this plan.
  4. Trump Team Blocks Criticism of Bill Allowing Hunters to Massacre Bear CubsThe National Park Service has concerns about the NRA’s new hunters’ rights bill. Trump’s team reportedly told NPS to keep its worries to itself.
  5. You Can Buy Bottled Water Once Again at National ParksYou have Donald Trump to thank.
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    Trump Was ‘Directly Involved’ in Search for Rogue National Park TweeterPresident Trump wanted to know who retweeted that photo showing small crowds at his inauguration.
  7. Senate Confirms Montana Representative Ryan Zinke to Lead Interior DepartmentThe former Navy SEAL said in his confirmation hearing that climate change is not a “hoax,” a break with the president.
  8. chalk it up
    Vanessa Hudgens Denies Federal Rock-CarvingShe paid $1,000, but she’s not giving up the moral high ground.
  9. Someone Mapped the Ultimate National Parks Road TripThis thing would take you two months.
  10. crimes and misdemeanors
    Visitors Are Behaving Worse Than Ever at National ParksIn one month, park rangers had to handle 11,000 incidents at the nation’s ten most popular parks.
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    Why ‘Instagram Hikers’ Are National Parks’ Saviors — and Scourges“People would keep going up to a GRIZZLY BEAR that’s in the wild eating an animal, to take a picture.”
  12. The Great Outdoors
    National Parks Working on Healthier, Tastier FoodAlice Waters is a fan of the move.
  13. FYI
    City Tavern’s Lease Is Up For Open BiddingThe historic tavern’s lease will open to bidding through mid-September.