Wildlife reclaiming Yosemite National Park amid coronavirus closure — KTLA

Yosemite Village is normally a crush of humanity and traffic congestion. On Saturday, it was peaceful like few times before — the only sounds coming from the wind and the few local residents. On March 20, the national park was closed to prevent the spread of the coronavirus — leaving the 7.5-mile-long valley to only…

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Happy 101st birthday, Grand Canyon National Park — National Parks USA

 

Welcome back to National Parks & other public lands with T! If you are seeing this on Twitter or Facebook, please visit the blog to see all of the photos and read the story by clicking the link. On this day in 1919, President Woodrow Wilson elevated the Grand Canyon to National Park status. It…

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U.S. moves ahead with oil leases near sacred park — NBC News Top Stories

Image: The ruins of Una Vida house built by Ancient Puebloan People in the Chaco Culture National Historical Park
The ruins of Una Vida house built by Ancient Puebloan People in the Chaco Culture National Historical Park, New Mexico.Mladen Antonov / AFP/Getty Images file

Democratic members of Congress, tribal leaders and environmentalists have criticized the federal Bureau of Land Management for pushing ahead despite the recent government shutdown.

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Lechuguilla Cave in Carlsbad Caverns National Park, the seventh longest cave in the world, with 216 km, New Mexico, USA — Documented Wanderlust

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