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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of March 10th 2014

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of March 10th 2014 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Google cameras take rafting trip at Grand Canyon (video). Raft the Grand Canyon digitally: Google Maps launches street View project for the Colorado River.
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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of March 3rd 2014

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of March 3rd 2014 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Visitors to Grand Canyon spent $454 million in communities by the park in 2012. Spending by more than 4.4 million visitors supports over 6000 jobs in area.
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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of March 3rd 2014

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of March 3rd 2014 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Visitors to Grand Canyon spent $454 million in communities by the park in 2012. Spending by more than 4.4 million visitors supports over 6000 jobs in area.
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Grand Canyon Waiving Entrance Fees for Presidents Day

Grand Canyon Waiving Entrance Fees for Presidents Day | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Visitors headed to the Grand Canyon National Park for the upcoming Presidents Day weekend day will get in for free February 15 & 17th 2014.
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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of January 13th 2014

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of January 13th 2014 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Once again, the Grand Canyon National Park is offering free admission on Martin Luther King Jr. Day which falls on Jan. 20th this year.
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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed for Week of December 30th 2013

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed for Week of December 30th 2013 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
After Congress failed to pass a budget bill or appropriation bill Oct. 1 forcing a government shutdown, all national parks, including Grand Canyon, closed.
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No Entering Grand Canyon North Rim this Winter Season

No Entering Grand Canyon North Rim this Winter Season | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
The Grand Canyon North Rim will closed for the season, while the South remains open. However, the Grand Canyon South Rim is open YEAR-ROUND!
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Native American Heritage Month at Grand Canyon

Native American Heritage Month at Grand Canyon | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
The Grand Canyon National Park has a special event planned to celebrate National Native American Heritage Month.
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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed for Week of October 21st 2013

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed for Week of October 21st 2013 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Some 300 fish took an unusual trip. The live swimmers—ensconced in coolers—were helicoptered to the base of a blue waterfall in the remote western region of the Canyon.
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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed for Week of October 21st 2013

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed for Week of October 21st 2013 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Take a journey to the canyon in style for a great price because the Grand Canyon Railway is offering Smart Shoppers 50% off coach and first class tickets.
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Plant Materials Center Restores South Rim’s Native Plants

Plant Materials Center Restores South Rim’s Native Plants | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
There are more than 1,500 known species of vascular plants, 167 species of fungi, and 64 species of moss found in Grand Canyon National Park.
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State Will Foot Bill to Reopen Grand Canyon National Park for Seven Days

State Will Foot Bill to Reopen Grand Canyon National Park for Seven Days | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
The most famous US Nationals Parks - Mount Rushmore, the Statue of Liberty and Grand Canyon will resume under the conditions of a deal reached.
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Grand Canyon Enjoyed Highest Increase in Visitors in 2013

Grand Canyon Enjoyed Highest Increase in Visitors in 2013 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
According to recent data from the National Park Service, last year, nearly 4.6 million visitors flocked the Grand Canyon South Rim & North Rim.
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Grand Canyon’s Earth Day 2014 to Focus on Water Conservation

Grand Canyon’s Earth Day 2014 to Focus on Water Conservation | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
This year’s theme is “Water Conservation” and the public is invited to create an art piece that focuses on used water bottles.
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A 95-Year Journey: Grand Canyon National Park Marks Anniversary

A 95-Year Journey: Grand Canyon National Park Marks Anniversary | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
In 1919, the Grand Canyon received National Park status. The same year, 44,173 people visited the park. Today, more than 5 million visitors enjoy the park.
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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of February 3rd 2014

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of February 3rd 2014 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
The Obama administration supports reimbursing Arizona for the costs it incurred for opening the Grand Canyon during October’s federal shutdown.
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The Real Age of the Grand Canyon

The Real Age of the Grand Canyon | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Some scientists believe that the Grand Canyon is 70 million years old. Others contend that the natural wonder is between five and six million years old.
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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of January 6th 2014

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed Week of January 6th 2014 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Travelers heading to the Grand Canyon on Martin Luther King Jr. day will get in for FREE!
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Grand Canyon Tightrope Walker Has Died

Grand Canyon Tightrope Walker Has Died | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
French tightrope walker known as Henry's has passed away at 82. Henri Rechatin, was known for balancing above the Alps, Niagara Falls & Grand Canyon.
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Is this the Most Beautiful Weather Event Witnessed at the Grand Canyon?

Is this the Most Beautiful Weather Event Witnessed at the Grand Canyon? | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Over Thanksgiving the Grand Canyon was filled with a river of clouds. A cold fog was trapped in the canyon by a lid of warm air
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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed for Week of November 4th 2013

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed for Week of November 4th 2013 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
If you're planning a visit to the Grand Canyon this weekend you are in luck. Grand Canyon National Park offers fee-free entry during Veterans Day Weekend. Nov. 9-11, 2013
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Government Fines Couple for Visiting Grand Canyon during Shutdown

Government Fines Couple for Visiting Grand Canyon during Shutdown | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
For John and Laurie Boone, it was meant to be a trip of a lifetime. A trip the couple had been anticipating for 17 years.
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Arizona Releases Wildfire, Flood & Earthquake Map to Visualize Disaster

Arizona Releases Wildfire, Flood & Earthquake Map to Visualize Disaster | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
The hazard map helps visitors to the Grand Canyon National Park learn which zone is prone to earthquakes.
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Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed for Week of October 7th 2013

Grand Canyon News You May Have Missed for Week of October 7th 2013 | Grand Canyon National Park News | Scoop.it
Mount Rushmore, the Statue of Liberty and Grand Canyon will resume under the conditions of a deal reached late Friday between Gov. Jan. Brewer and feds.
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