Big Bend National Park News:
Unifying Big Bend, Mexican land under study
For more than 70 years, the idea has persisted to create an international park among the mountains, canyons and desert plains that flank the Rio Grande.
http://www.mysanantonio.com/livinggreensa/88984622.html
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Glacier National Park News:
Glacier National Park: Spring snow plowing begins, videos show the challenges (Note - check out that photo...ouch...)
Yesterday, March 22, 2010, the National Park Service (NPS) announced that spring snow plowing at Glacier National Park is now getting underway. At the same time, officials caution that though snow pack is low this year, springtime weather in the park is always unpredictable and more snow may fall.
http://www.examiner.com/x-4661-National-...-the-challenges
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Great Smoky Mountain National Park News:
UT ends study of Smokies' black bears
The longest-running black bear study in the world has come to a close because of a lack of funding.
http://www.knoxnews.com/news/2010/mar/24/ut-ends-study-of-smokies-black-bears/
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Misc. National Park News:
National Parks waive park fees next month
The National Park Service will waive visitor fees next month during National Park Week, officials said Tuesday.
http://voices.washingtonpost.com/federal-eye/2010/03/national_parks_waives_park_fee.html
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Yellowstone (and Grand Teton) National Park News:
Lawsuit challenges bison transfer to Ted Turner
A coalition of wildlife advocates on Tuesday asked a Montana judge to overturn an agreement that allowed dozens of Yellowstone National Park bison to be transferred onto billionaire Ted Turner's private ranch.
http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5hIanYFbx1XqnoT-IzyVWnmzEi6GgD9EKMFQ81
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