Grand Staircase/Escalante National Monument

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The Daily Sentinel
Push on to protect Bears EarsUnlikely allies call for monument designation of 1.9 million acres of world-cla
Push on to protect Bears Ears
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
Unlikely allies call for monument designation of 1.9 million acres of world-class climbing, cultural sites North Six Shooter Peak, center-left, and South Six Shooter Peak, center-right, are prized climbing areas that... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
A Q-and-A with the Utah congressman who will run the East Millinocket national monument hearingFor those like the Center for Western Priorities, which describes itself as “a
A Q-and-A with the Utah congressman who will run the East Millinocket national monument hearing
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
For those like the Center for Western Priorities, which describes itself as “a nonpartisan conservation and advocacy organization,” Bishop is a nemesis. “For those of us who live in the West, Rep. Bishop’s position on America’s public lands is well... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Even With Bundy Behind Bars, 'Range War' Lives On For Some RanchersStanton Gleave hardly fits the stereotype of a modest, keep-to-himself Western
Even With Bundy Behind Bars, 'Range War' Lives On For Some Ranchers
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
Stanton Gleave hardly fits the stereotype of a modest, keep-to-himself Western rancher. Standing in a collection of muddy pens taking a break from shearing sheep near his home in tiny Kingston, Utah, Gleave gives an earful about his frustrations... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Even With Bundy Behind Bars, 'Range War' Lives On For Some RanchersStanton Gleave hardly fits the stereotype of a modest, keep-to-himself Western
Even With Bundy Behind Bars, 'Range War' Lives On For Some Ranchers
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
Stanton Gleave hardly fits the stereotype of a modest, keep-to-himself Western rancher. Standing in a collection of muddy pens taking a break from shearing sheep near his home in tiny Kingston, Utah, Gleave gives an earful about his frustrations... Read more
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Deseret News
Gov. Herbert: Bears Ears resolution won't 'jeopardize anything'SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday a strongly worded resolution f
Gov. Herbert: Bears Ears resolution won't 'jeopardize anything'
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday a strongly worded resolution from Utah lawmakers opposing a new Bears Ears national monument won't hurt his discussions about the designation with the Obama administration. "I don't think it's going... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dinosaur duo sported exotic spikes and hornsWASHINGTON: Two newly discovered dinosaurs unearthed in the western U.S. states
Dinosaur duo sported exotic spikes and horns
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON: Two newly discovered dinosaurs unearthed in the western U.S. states of Montana and Utah are illustrating the exotic appearance some of these beasts developed, with fanciful horns and spikes, toward the end of their reign on... Read more
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Reuters
Dinosaur duo sported exotic spikes and hornsMachairoceratops is shown in this artist depiction courtesy of Pat O'Connor. Pa
Dinosaur duo sported exotic spikes and horns
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
Machairoceratops is shown in this artist depiction courtesy of Pat O'Connor. Pat O'Connor/Courtesy of Ohio University/Handout via Artist's illustration of Spiclypeus shipporum walking along a floodplain 76 million years ago in what is now the Judith... Read more
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Raw Story
Meet ‘Judith’: Newly-discovered dinosaur fossil reveals exotic spikes and hornsTwo newly discovered dinosaurs unearthed in the western U.S. states of Montana
Meet ‘Judith’: Newly-discovered dinosaur fossil reveals exotic spikes and horns
Raw Story / Posted 11 days ago
Two newly discovered dinosaurs unearthed in the western U.S. states of Montana and Utah are illustrating the exotic appearance some of these beasts developed, with fanciful horns and spikes, toward the end of their reign on Earth. Scientists on... Read more
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PhysOrg
Paleontologists discover new species of horned dinosaur in southern UtahMachairoceratops cronusi. Credit: Ohio University An international team of scie
Paleontologists discover new species of horned dinosaur in southern Utah
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
Machairoceratops cronusi. Credit: Ohio University An international team of scientists, including a graduate student lead author from Ohio University, have identified a new species of centrosaurine, a member of the large-bodied ceratopsians (horned... Read more
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Deseret News
Colorado man dies in fall from cliff in Garfield CountyESCALANTE, Garfield County — A Colorado man fell to his death while on a campin
Colorado man dies in fall from cliff in Garfield County
Deseret News / Posted a month ago
ESCALANTE, Garfield County — A Colorado man fell to his death while on a camping trip at the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, police said Thursday. The body of Andrew Mark Davis, 58, from Ridgeway, Colorado, was located at the bottom of... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Tourist falls to his death at Grand Staircase-Escalante National MonumentA photo provided by the Grand County Sheriff’s Office shows the cliff from whic
Tourist falls to his death at Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument
FOX 13 Utah / Posted a month ago
A photo provided by the Grand County Sheriff’s Office shows the cliff from which Andrew Davis fell. GRAND STAIRCASE-ESCALANTE NATIONAL MONUMENT — A Colorado man has died after a falling from a cliff at Grand Staircase-Escalante National... Read more

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