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Winter Schedule for Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Visitor Centers

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument visitor centers will soon begin shifting to winter season hours of operation. Additionally, all facilities will be closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day weekend (Dec. 303 more words

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Fossil of pig-snouted turtle unearthed in Utah offers unique look at extinct creature

SOUTHERN UTAH — A fossil of a pig-snouted turtle discovered in Utah offers a look at a creature believed to be extinct for 76 million years. 103 more words


Mother Nature Does The MOST -Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument-

Well, good evening, good morning, good day.. I hope wherever you are you’re doing well. I’m currently in Austin, Texas at a Holiday Inn, awaiting the start of Pat’s Australian Rules Football National Championship. 1,580 more words

Snow falls in Choprock Canyon

Choprock Canyon (South Fork), 4BVR
Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument

Water and time. It is these two main ingredients that create the canyons of the Colorado Plateau. 707 more words


Typical Day

“Our first day was not a totally normal first day in a new work environment. We had to engage in an active shooter drill.”

We wake up at 7:40 AM, twenty minutes before we need to be at the office.

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Garfield County declares state of emergency with decline in student enrollment

PANGUITCH, Utah – Commissioners in Garfield County have declared a state of emergency, saying a decline in school enrollment in rural communities has put the future of those cities at risk. 399 more words


Devil's Garden (Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, UT)

For the geologically-minded, the Hole-in-the-Rock Road in Utah’s vast Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument provides access to extraordinary cuts and sluices in the Navajo sandstone (e.g., … 410 more words