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Grand Canyon National Park Initiate Water Conservation Measures Due to Construction.

Residents, workers, and frequent visitors to the Grand Canyon…
Bald eagle in Arizona (Photo: Michael Ging, AZR)

Bald Eagle is Celebrated by Finding a New Home Near the Grand Canyon on Veterans Day

The Bald Eagles are revered for their strength, their beauty,…
How Arizona national parks survived the longest government shutdown in U.S. history

Horrific Moment Women Nearly Falls into the Grand Canyon Caught on Video

The Grand Canyon has seen its fair share of casualties throughout…
Bear 435, also known as Holly, was crowned Queen of Katmai National Park's Fat Bear Week Oct. 7. (Photo/NPS)Bear 435, also known as Holly, was crowned Queen of Katmai National Park's Fat Bear Week Oct. 7. (Photo/NPS)

Big, hairy, Bear Crowned Queen of Fat Bear Week

The week of October 7 th proved to be another big, hairy, bear…
Invasive Species of Fish Could Mean Payday for Grand Canyon FishermanThe National Park Service is planning to pay people to catch an invasive brown trout in the Grand Canyon. (Photo: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)

Invasive Species of Fish Could Mean Payday for Grand Canyon Fisherman

Invasive species in a place like the Grand Canyon, where keeping…
Maswik Lodge Gift Shop sells around 100 pieces per day. The shop offers 30 flavors and names fudge recipes after various Grand Canyon locations. (Veronica R. Tierney/WGCN)Maswik Lodge Gift Shop sells around 100 pieces per day. The shop offers 30 flavors and names fudge recipes after various Grand Canyon locations. (Veronica R. Tierney/WGCN)

Maswik Lodge finds its Sweet Spot Selling Fudge to Visitors of the Grand Canyon

The origin of fudge is not completely clear. Much like a popular…
A BLM employee takes part in the release of four condors Sept. 28. The release included, a female and male that hatched in the spring of 2018. (Photo/Bureau of Land Managment)

Four Captive-Bred California Condors released at Vermilion Cliffs

September 28 th, 2019 marked the spoils of a twenty-three-year-long…
(NPS Photo/Sandy Graham)(NPS Photo/Sandy Graham)

Grand Canyon Watchtower Murals Completed by Conservationists After 4 Years

Four long years have passed but finally, conservationists have…
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Grand Canyon’s North Rim Begins the Annual Process of Winterizing their Services

It’s that time again. The end of October marks the official…
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Grand Canyon West Re-Evaluates Safety Policies and Security Following Skywalk Death

On September 28 th , 2019, tragedy struck the Grand Canyon.…
(Jeremy M. White / NPS)(Jeremy M. White / NPS)

The Grand Canyon Honors its Hundredth Year by Going Dark

The Grand Canyon is celebrating its centennial. The year 2019…
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Canyon bats, the smallest species in the U.S., are often the first to fly after sunset. It is very common around the Valley. (Photo: Courtesy of Bruce Taubert)

A Pair of Deceased Grand Canyon National Park Bats Test Positive for Rabies

Bats are usually extremely helpful animals. Even though their…
Mules on Kiabab Trail Grand Canyon
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Grand Canyon News Week of Sept 9, 2019

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Disaster Drills Prepare Grand Canyon Airport for the Unimaginable

A downed airplane, purchased for $600 from an airplane graveyard…
The base of Grand Falls. Water from the falls feeds the Little Colorado River.(Darren Williams)The base of Grand Falls. Water from the falls feeds the Little Colorado River.(Darren Williams)

Hydro Company Submits a Proposal to Dam Little Colorado River East of Grand Canyon

One-hundred years is a long time and it seems as though there…
Fall colors are currently peaking on the North Kaibab Ranger District. (Andrew Hostad/Kaibab National Forest)Fall colors are currently peaking on the North Kaibab Ranger District. (Andrew Hostad/Kaibab National Forest)

Autumn Beauty is Abound When You Explore the Kaibab Plateau in October

There is something incredibly mesmerizing about the landscape…
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