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During busy days in 2021, park officials said people had to wait multiple hours to make the trek.

By Associated Press April 19, 2022
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A small crowd of mostly park visitors and some locals attended Grand Canyon Easter Sunrise Service at Mather Point April 16.

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Spring flowers are on full display at Grand Canyon.

April 12, 2022
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The US Geological Survey is looking to reintroduce the native Colorado pikeminnow to Grand Canyon National Park.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News April 12, 2022
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Coconino National Forest announced the continued closure April 8, stating the closure was in place in order to protect the public from dangerous hazards and possible flash flooding.

April 12, 2022
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Upcoming events in the Grand Canyon area.

April 12, 2022
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Construction continues at the Phantom Ranch wastewater treatment plant, with helicopters flying in supplies last week.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News April 12, 2022
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Spring is in the air and Easter is around the corner. The communities on the South Rim and nearby neighbors are offering several options for Easter celebrations.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News April 5, 2022
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Monarch butterfly populations have precipitously declined since the 1980s from 4.5 million to fewer than 30,000 in 2019, according to the NPS.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News April 5, 2022
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Whether alone or with friends, Nancy was an intrepid explorer of the canyons, the mountains, the forests, and the deserts of the Colorado Plateau and beyond.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News April 5, 2022
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This schedule may change due to weather or unanticipated maintenance to the TransCanyon Waterline, according to the park.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News April 5, 2022
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Upcoming events in the Grand Canyon area.

April 5, 2022
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Soskin won a temporary Park Service position at the age of 84 and became a permanent Park Service employee in 2011. She celebrated her 100th birthday last September.

By Associated Press April 5, 2022
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Fire managers are tentatively planning to continue treatments on the Reed Prescribed Fire Project near Tusayan April 6-8.

April 5, 2022
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The Wienermobile stopped in Flagstaff April 1 before making its way to southern Arizona.

April 5, 2022
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Fewer than 40 percent of pups survived through the end of the year, though more breeding pairs were recorded in 2021.

By By Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press April 5, 2022
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It will be illegal to use wildlife traps, snares and poison on public lands across New Mexico under a ban that takes effect April 1.

By By Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press April 5, 2022
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Fire managers are tentatively planning to continue treatments on the Reed Prescribed Fire Project near Tusayan April 6-8.

April 1, 2022
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Joseph Mount, of Chehalis, Washington, is also prohibited from entering all national parks in northern Arizona during those two years.

By By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press March 29, 2022
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To implement the day-use reservation system, a new park-use fee would be introduced.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News March 29, 2022
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The 2022 Grand Canyon Star Party is being held onsite at the South Rim and the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park June 18-25.

March 29, 2022
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One of the stars of the A&E show “Duck Dynasty” is filming a new show about the hidden treasures of metal detecting.

By Associated Press March 29, 2022
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“Yellowstone: One-Fifty” is expected to debut on Fox Nation this fall.

March 29, 2022
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Olson said people who develop rock climbing routes try to remove dangerous rocks that might fall.

By Associated Press March 29, 2022
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About 120,000 Japanese Americans were held in 10 camps in California, Arizona, Wyoming, Utah, Arkansas and Colorado after they were expelled from their homes.

By Associated Press March 29, 2022