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Grand Canyon Bison: Bison Cause Panic in Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon Bison are a Big Problem
The bison population in the Grand Canyon is causing what amounts to a big problem. Their sheer number is in itself a cause for panic.
Read more Apr 3 2014, 3:08am CDT

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Environmentalists unhappy, could sue over EPA’s pollution deal with Arizona power plant

Source: Business Journal of Phoenix

Environmentalists are not happy with a new deal to reduce pollution from a coal-fired power plant on the Navajo Nation Indian reservation near the Grand Canyon. They could sue the Barack Obama administration over the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's new emissions agreement for the Navajo Generation Station in the northern reaches of the state. “We are considering challenging it,” said Sandy Bahr, state director for the Sierra Club. The plant is operated by the Salt Rive ...
Full article at: Business Journal of Phoenix 1 day ago, 1:18pm CDT

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Chicago Skyline From Hancock Ranks Among Nation's Best Views


Views of Chicago's skyline from the John Hancock Center rank among the best in the country, including the Grand Canyon, according to a new list from Travel + Leisure magazine. The list of the Best Views in America spans urban perches, natural peaks, tourist favorites and lookouts over green landscapes. The National Mall in Washington, D.C., Sunrise Point at Bryce Canyon National Park, Na Pali Coast in Hawaii and Brooklyn Bridge Park all made the cut. Chic ...
Full article at: 1 day ago, 4:15pm CDT

Google cameras take rafting trip at Grand Canyon

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Google has taken its all-seeing eyes on a trip that few experience: the Colorado River through...
Read more Mar 13 2014, 6:56pm CDT

West’s largest coal-fired plant on track to close

Source: Salt Lake Tribune

Flagstaff, Ariz. • The largest coal-fired power plant in the West will produce one-third less energy by 2020 and is on track to cease operations in 2044 under a proposal that the federal government adopted to cut haze-causing emissions of nitrogen oxide at places like the Grand Canyon. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Monday that the owners of the Navajo Generating Station could either shut down one of the plant’s 750-megawatt un ...
Full article at: Salt Lake Tribune 2 days ago, 3:18pm CDT

GovBeat: Everywhere your drone is banned from flying, in one map

Source: Post Politics: - The Washington Post

Drone operators, be warned: Fly over the Grand Canyon, or Yellowstone, or Fort Bragg and you’ll incur the wrath of the Federal Aviation Administration. In fact, drones cannot operate over any national parks, near any airports or around ...
Full article at: Post Politics: - The Washington Post 2 days ago, 2:35pm CDT

Susan Sarandon Prefers Mushrooms To Acid These Days ...

Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Susan Sarandon likes an out-of-body experience every now and then.The 67-year-old actress confessed that she’s not new to the idea of mushrooms when asked if she’s ever used psychedelics while attending Nevada’s Burning Man arts festival.“Well, it’s pretty psychedelic to begin with,”she told the Daily Beast. “But, yeah, I’m not new to the idea of mushrooms. I don’t really like chemical things, really. Timothy Leary was a friend of mine, so that acid was nice and pure, but I’m not really looki ...
Full article at: Oh No They Didn't! 5 days ago, 1:38pm CDT

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Blind Ambition

Source: Men's Journal

Erik Weihenmayer has climbed Mount Everest, raced across the Moroccan desert, and is about to kayak the Grand Canyon's deadliest rapids – all without being able t ...
Full article at: Men's Journal 5 days ago, 11:30am CDT

Retired Military Leaders Urge Congress to Reject Efforts to Undo Antiquities Act | Commentary

Source: Roll Call

U.S. Presidents have enjoyed and successfully implemented the privilege of designating national monuments for more than 100 years. To date, 15 presidents on both sides of the aisle have used their authority under the Antiquities Act, granted to the president by Congress, to protect scenic wonders and historic sites like the Grand Canyon and the Statue of Liberty -- places that have b ...
Full article at: Roll Call Jul 16 2014, 10:04am CDT

Nik Wallenda Grand Canyon Tightrope Walk Made History

Nik Wallenda Grand Canyon Tightrope Walk Made History
Dare devil Nik Wallenda successfully walked over the Little Colorado River Gorge near Grand Canyon on a tightrope without safety.
Read more Jun 23 2013, 10:45pm CDT


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