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Deseret News
San Juan County residents say 'doodah' to national monumentBLANDING — Hundreds of San Juan County residents loudly shouted "doodah" to a p
San Juan County residents say 'doodah' to national monument
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
BLANDING — Hundreds of San Juan County residents loudly shouted "doodah" to a proposed Bears Ears National Monument during a raucous hearing Wednesday on the heated controversy that has reached fever pitch. The Navajo word for "no" appeared on... Read more
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Deseret News
PLI revisions are welcome but time is running outThe best news to come out of a revised Public Lands Initiative announced this w
PLI revisions are welcome but time is running out
Deseret News / Posted 11 days ago
The best news to come out of a revised Public Lands Initiative announced this week by Utah Reps. Rob Bishop and Jason Chaffetz is that it omits language that would have made seven counties in eastern Utah exempt from any monument designations under... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Schensul: Tours provide a different way to visit national parks - TravelNational parks are hot this year – the U.S. Tour Operators Association in fact
Schensul: Tours provide a different way to visit national parks - Travel
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 days ago
National parks are hot this year – the U.S. Tour Operators Association in fact is calling the jump in interest a symptom of National Park Fever. Last year a record 305 million people visited national parks. As the National Park Service likes to... Read more
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Deseret News
Land management is not a zero-sum gameIn July 2015, Garfield County was forced to declare a state of emergency based
Land management is not a zero-sum game
Deseret News / Posted 18 days ago
In July 2015, Garfield County was forced to declare a state of emergency based on rapidly declining school enrollment. Simply put, their schools are dying because families cannot stay in the county. And why can’t they stay? Because there are so few... Read more
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examiner.com
Calf Creek: A hike not to be missed in UtahCalf Creek is a terrific red rock canyon hike in the heart of Grand Staircase-E
Calf Creek: A hike not to be missed in Utah
examiner.com / Posted a month ago
Calf Creek is a terrific red rock canyon hike in the heart of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. Located about 60 miles east of spectacular Bryce Canyon on Scenic Byway 12, Calf Creek is a tributary to the Escalante River. The trail beside... Read more

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