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The Arizona Republic
SRP's northern Arizona coal plant one of the biggest carbon emitters in the countrythe remaining two generators by 2030 to further mitigate haze pollution. That
SRP's northern Arizona coal plant one of the biggest carbon emitters in the country
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
the remaining two generators by 2030 to further mitigate haze pollution. That plan faces a separate court challenge. The National Parks Conservation Association says it is too lenient because it allows for a delay in adding the new equipment. The... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
New Task Force Focuses On Community Involved Bear Managementmember agencies and organizations include: City of Gatlinburg, Chalet Village,
New Task Force Focuses On Community Involved Bear Management
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
member agencies and organizations include: City of Gatlinburg, Chalet Village, Gatlinburg Convention and Visitors Bureau, National Parks Conservation Association, Appalachian Bear Rescue, Park Vista a Double Tree by Hilton, Great Smoky Mountains... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Photo exhibit brings splendor of Nevada to Capitol Hillto Burning Man, ancient rock art to Michael Heizer’s modern masterwork City. T
Photo exhibit brings splendor of Nevada to Capitol Hill
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 2 days ago
to Burning Man, ancient rock art to Michael Heizer’s modern masterwork City. The exhibit was organized by the nonprofit National Parks Conservation Association and curated by UNLV professor Sergio “Checko” Salgado with help from wildlife... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Fallout from Tri-State dealthe Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, U.S. Environmental Pr
Fallout from Tri-State deal
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, WildEarth Guardians and the National Parks Conservation Association, and would revise what’s called the Colorado Visibility and Regional Haze State... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Montana lawmakers push for tribal bison hunts in Yellowstonewould have to submit the request to the U.S. Justice Department for considerati
Montana lawmakers push for tribal bison hunts in Yellowstone
Char-Koosta News / Posted 8 days ago
would have to submit the request to the U.S. Justice Department for consideration, she said. Stephanie Adams with the National Parks Conservation Association said state officials had missed an opportunity to push for expanded habitat for bison... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Don Barger has spent life in love with the outdoorshe said. "You've got to be in it for the long haul." Such has been Barger's ma
Don Barger has spent life in love with the outdoors
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
he said. "You've got to be in it for the long haul." Such has been Barger's mantra since 1992, when he was hired by the National Parks Conservation Association to set up its Southeast regional office. From headquarters in Knoxville, he now... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The essential guide to the National Park of American SamoaAmerican Samoa's sole national park . . . "[Its] super-corals may hold clues t
The essential guide to the National Park of American Samoa
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
American Samoa's sole national park . . . "[Its] super-corals may hold clues to saving coral reefs everywhere." - National Parks Conservation Association "Samoa" means sacred earth, and visitors to this Polynesian paradise are encouraged... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah crafting a recreation vision for the futurevalue of taking care of the land. "It is important that we educate people abou
Utah crafting a recreation vision for the future
Deseret News / Posted 25 days ago
value of taking care of the land. "It is important that we educate people about stewardship," said Cory MacNulty with the National Parks Conservation Association. "There are capacity questions that all parks are struggling with so they maintain... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
2 power stations slated to close; coal mine will shut down in 2022the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, U.S. Environmental Pr
2 power stations slated to close; coal mine will shut down in 2022
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, WildEarth Guardians and the National Parks Conservation Association. The utility cited the “significant costs to install additional emissions controls”... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Secure Crater Lake's future through wilderness designationOnly the sounds of labored breathing and tromping boots could be heard. Milita
Secure Crater Lake's future through wilderness designation
OregonLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
Only the sounds of labored breathing and tromping boots could be heard. Military veterans from The Mission Continues and National Parks Conservation Association volunteers had teamed up with the park's seasonal trail crew to clear the Crater Peak... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Interior secretary dedicates new Katahdin Woods national monumentof Maine being a magical place where you can go see a moose and a wild river an
Interior secretary dedicates new Katahdin Woods national monument
WMTW Portland / Posted 1 months ago
of Maine being a magical place where you can go see a moose and a wild river and this is it," said Kristen Brengel, of the National Parks Conservation Association. "This is the property where you can see all of this, go fishing, go hunting, enjoy... Read more
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New Now Next
How Out Traveler Micah Meyer's Historic Cross-Country Trip Is Helping Him Live Openlythey didn’t want to deal with parents who’d freak out.” Micah’s travels coinci
How Out Traveler Micah Meyer's Historic Cross-Country Trip Is Helping Him Live Openly
New Now Next / Posted 1 months ago
they didn’t want to deal with parents who’d freak out.” Micah’s travels coincide with the 11th anniversary of his father’s death, as well as the 100th anniversaries of both the National Park Service and the National Parks Conservation Associ... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Why parks matter: Nature improves your braina long time. That getting outside is beneficial to mind and body,” said Kevin D
Why parks matter: Nature improves your brain
The Arizona Republic / Posted 1 months ago
a long time. That getting outside is beneficial to mind and body,” said Kevin Dahl, Arizona Senior Program Manager for the National Parks Conservation Association. “I don’t think it hurts to remind ourselves that this is an important thing to do.... Read more
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The Moab Times-Independent
National Park Service celebrates 100th birthday on Aug. 25 with local community fair films and free park entrance - The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary on Thursday Aug. 25 with a community fair at the Moab Information Center...and creating new programming, Langianese said. For one of their new programs,
National Park Service celebrates 100th birthday on Aug. 25 with local community fair films and free park entrance - The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary on Thursday Aug. 25 with a community fair at the Moab Information Center...
The Moab Times-Independent / Posted 1 months ago
and creating new programming, Langianese said. For one of their new programs, the nonprofit has collaborated with the National Parks Conservation Association and the Salt Lake City organization YouthWorks to bring urban young people to the... Read more
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Orange County Register
America's National Parks turn 100 and they're showing their agebecause there’s no money so visitors can’t take hikes,” said Theresa Pierno, pr
America's National Parks turn 100 and they're showing their age
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
because there’s no money so visitors can’t take hikes,” said Theresa Pierno, president and chief executive of the National Parks Conservation Association. “Sometimes campgrounds and services are lacking,” all while more people are coming... Read more

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