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Monday, January 16th, 2012

  • A 66-year-old man missing since Saturday afternoon in snowbound Mount Rainier National Park somehow survived wintry conditions without a tent or sleeping bag, park officials said Monday shortly after he was found.

    Since Yong Chun Kim, of Tacoma, Washington, disappeared Saturday during a snowshoe outing, the park has received snow off and on and overnight low t

  • Come August, you'll be able to comfortably place a volcano in your pocket. That's when the U.S.

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  • The Mojave Desert Land Trust, which in the past has engineered successful campaigns to protect lands for Joshua Tree National Park, is now embarking on a campaign to preserve a wildlife corridor important to the park.

    The Joshua Tree North linkage area connects the ecosystems of Joshua Tree National Park with the Ba

  • For a national park going on 140 years old, the fact that Yellowstone National Park has a wildlife assemblage about as diverse as that which existed 200 years ago is a testament to the park's wildlife managers.