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When will national parks reopen? Grand Canyon and others have phased plans 14.5.2020 LA Times: Health

Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon will partly reopen. California parks like Yosemite and Joshua Tree remain shut.

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As temptations grow, L.A. County's health experts say this is no time for a vacation 6.5.2020 LA Times: Health

Just because you're antsy, L.A. County officials say, that doesn't make your trip essential.

When will national parks reopen? Some will start Monday 2.5.2020 LA Times: Health

Parks are opening the way they closed, each in its own way.

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$8,000 rentals. Private jets. How the super rich escape the coronavirus pandemic 24.4.2020 LA Times: Nation

They're wealthy and live in posh locations. Here's how the coronavirus outbreak affects them.

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A Life-Saving Movement That’s Unmasking Who We Actually Are 15.4.2020 Mother Jones
Welcome to Recharge, a weekly newsletter full of stories that will energize your inner hellraiser. See more editions and sign up here. With a short supply of face masks across the country and a shorter supply of political action and accountability at the highest levels of government to mobilize for front-line workers’ safety, it’s easy to overlook […]
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Meet the Outfitters Welcoming Grand Canyon Rafters to a COVID-19 Reality 12.4.2020 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in High Country News and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. Rafters floating the silty waters of the Colorado River thousands of feet below the Grand Canyon’s rim can feel like they’re drifting through an alternate reality. Absent cell service or internet, they’re utterly disconnected from the world […]
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Steamboat rafters return to a different world after 3-week raft trip 9.4.2020 Denver Post: Local
The couple emerged from an 18-day rafting trip to find a completely different world.
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On the road in the Southwest during the pandemic. Shelter in place? Keep driving? 4.4.2020 LA Times: Nation

What do you do if you live on the road during a coronavirus pandemic?

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What's open and closed this weekend? Trails, parks, beaches in Southern California 3.4.2020 LA Times: Health

Amid coronavirus restrictions, tips for walking, hiking, cycling, running near home

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Grand Canyon National Park closes on advice of local health officials 2.4.2020 LA Times: Health

The park had been criticized for allowing visitors to access trails during coronavirus pandemic

Joshua Tree National Park closes to all visitors over coronavirus 1.4.2020 LA Times: Health

The park closed indefinitely to all visitors Wednesday amid the coronavirus pandemic. It earlier had closed campgrounds and access roads into the park but allowed walkers and cyclists to enter.

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3 more national parks close to prevent coronavirus spread 31.3.2020 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Three more of America's most popular national parks have closed their gates as pressure mounts on superintendents to prevent crowded trails that could lead to more spread of the coronavirus — even as the Trump administration sticks to its decision to waive entrance fees at the parks.
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National parks have been closing across the country to avoid crowding during coronavirus outbreak 25.3.2020 Denver Post: News: Local
From Rocky Mountain National Park to Yosemite, parks have been closing.
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National parks are now free, but not everyone wants you to flock to them 20.3.2020 Denver Post: Local
National parks are free during the coronavirus outbreak to encourage social distancing. But not everyone is happy about it.
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World Water Day 2020: The role of innovation in creating abundance 20.3.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
We are now beyond business-as-usual approaches for water, which is critical for watersheds such as the Colorado River Basin.
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Endangered humpback chub fish on upswing in Colorado River basin, federal officials say 22.1.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
An endangered fish found in the Colorado River basin is on the upswing, federal officials said Tuesday as they proposed reclassifying the humpback chub as threatened.
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Denver police close Glenarm Place at 16th Street Mall to investigate “non-criminal” death 9.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Denver police are investigating a "non-criminal" death at Glenarm Place and the 16th Street Mall, Christine Downs, a police spokesperson said on Monday.
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Colorado man earns world record as oldest man to hike Grand Canyon rim-to-rim 9.12.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Colorado's John Jepkema is the oldest man to hike the Grand Canyon from rim-to-rim.
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Policy News: November 4, 2019 4.11.2019 EcoTone
In This Issue: Senate Advances Spending Bills, Status of Appropriations Uncertain Bills fund the Departments of Interior and Agriculture, National Science Foundation and more. Congress House passes bills banning mining and drilling the Grand Canyon and Chaco National Historical Park. Executive Branch White House revives President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. Courts Conservation ...
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Hydro company proposes to dam Little Colorado River east of Grand Canyon 9.10.2019 LA Times: Environment

A recently formed Phoenix-based company wants to construct dams for power generation on a tributary of the Colorado River beloved by rafters and canyon adventurers.

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