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Friday, April 20th, 2012

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  • With an eye on reducing the National Park Service's carbon footprint and making the agency more sustainable, Director Jonathan Jarvis has released a "Green Parks Plan" to achive those goals.

    The plan, which the director made public during a news conference in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, also is aimed at reducing the Park Service's energy and water consumption.

  • You can add the Coalition of National Park Service Retirees to the groups that are concerned about efforts by U.S. Rep.

  • Thoughts by the National Park Service to ban commercial climbing outfitters from wilderness areas in Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park in Colorado are being reined in after three U.S.

  • Questions are being raised over whether the National Park Service's approach to the multiple-use trail in Big Bend National Park was preordained to satisfy the International Mountain Bicycling Association.

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