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Our National Parks Could Do a Lot with $2.5 Million

Our National Parks Could Do a Lot with $2.5 Million

At the end of his 50-minute, flyover-filled Fourth of July speech on Thursday, President Donald Trump offered a thank you to the National Park Service. He owed them one. Some $2.5 million of the total cost of the unprecedented event, the Washington Post reported Tuesday, had been diverted directly from ...

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The Best Things to Do in Every National Park

The Best Things to Do in Every National Park

Construction began in 1921 on the 53-mile long Going-to-the-Sun Road, which spans the width of Glacier National Park from the park’s west entrance to Divide Creek in St. Mary on the eastern boundary. When built, the road was a feat of modern engineering that still tortures those charged with its ...

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Best National Parks In America Ranked

Best National Parks In America Ranked

Unsplash We’re less than a month from the official start of summer, Memorial Day Weekend. That long weekend means many of us are going to be hitting the road to one of our country’s great national parks. If that’s your vibe, the time to start planning is now. With 61 ...

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Tulum works overtime to clean the sargassum off its beaches

Tulum works overtime to clean the sargassum off its beaches

“In a period of no more than a month and a half, the beaches of Tulum, Quintana Roo, will be free of sargassum”, the municipal president, Víctor Mas Tah, said on August 12th. A cleaning program has started in which the federal, state and municipal governments work in a coordinated way, ...

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Parks on the Air

Parks on the Air – now in England This scheme started out from an ARRL event to activate all the National Parks in the USA, during a year. So many Radio Amateurs became involved that following the year there was a high level of interest in working from National Parks. ...

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National Park Hunting and Fishing Restrictions Under Fire

Washington, DC August 13, 2019 – Under orders from the Trump Administration, the National Park Service is reviewing all hunting and fishing restrictions that are stricter than state game laws, according to documents obtained by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). The Department of Interior, the parent organization for NPS, ...

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Long-serving tourism executive is rewarded

Long-serving tourism executive is rewarded

A Ministry of Tourism executive has won the Apex Award presented annually by Black Meetings and Tourism Magazine. Linville Johnson, who is responsible for the Ministry‘s multi-cultural market development, joins previous winners such as tourism ministers, governors, chief executives and presidents of major national organisations and associations. He received the ...

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