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Sunday, June 3rd, 2012

  • Feral Animal Problem Brings Hunting Policy

    The Premier of the Australian State of New South Wales announced on May 30th that “volunteer pest control,” or the hunting of feral animals, would be permitted in 79 of the State’s 799 national parks, nature reserves and state conservation areas, thanks to “amendments to the Game and Feral Animal Control Act 2002.”

    In a June 3rd articl

  • How should fishing be managed in the Colorado River that runs through Grand Canyon National Park?

  • Summer hasn't yet officially arrived, yet the number of visitors dying during visits to units of the National Park System is growing.

Saturday, June 2nd, 2012

  • With the National Park Service once again allowed to issue permits to commercial horse packers, the folks who run the Bearpaw High Sierra Camp in Sequoia National Park say the camp will be open for business beginning June 29.

    The camp is managed by Wuksachi Lodge under Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts.

Friday, June 1st, 2012

  • With National Trails Day arriving Saturday, hikers, bikers, and paddlers in 23 states will have access to a new national recreation trails in their respective states.

    On Thursday the secretary of the Interior and the National Park Service director announced the designation of 54 trails.