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Park Service will study restoration of grizzlies to North Cascades

Park Service will study restoration of grizzlies to North Cascades

The National Park Service has announced it will conduct a three-year study to develop an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) that will used to help decide whether grizzly bears should be restored to the North Cascades ecosystem in Washington state. “This is the first stage of a multi-step process to help inform decisions about grizzly bear...
North Cascades National Park announces closures

North Cascades National Park announces closures

The last three miles of the Cascade River Road will be closed to all vehicle and foot traffic from Sept. 8 through late October, the North Cascades National Park Complex announced this week. According to the park’s release, “the road closure will begin at the Eldorado parking area near milepost 20 and will affect hikers...
Small staff left to oversee shuttered USFS facilities

Small staff left to oversee shuttered USFS facilities

By Ann McCreary
With the arrival of hunting season this weekend, Methow Valley District Ranger Mike Liu said he would be patrolling national forest lands around the valley himself, unless the federal government has opened for business again.