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CFI outdoor summer camps offer adventure for kids of all ages
Beginning in late June through late July, Canyonlands Field Institute will offer active summer camps for students entering fifth through 12th grades. “Each camp is created to give kids the opportun...
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Forest Service bans use of exploding targets
The U.S. Forest Service is banning the use of explosives and exploding targets on national forests and grasslands within the Intermountain Region of the Forest Service. The ban became effective Jul...
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Park Service seeks comments on proposed road projects in Arches
The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking public comments to help identify issues associated with a proposed road maintenance and modifications project at Arches National Park. Comments will be us...
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Utah DWR requires decontamination of all boats before leaving Lake Powell
Order issued after quagga and zebra mussels are found in the lake
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  • <b><i>Swollen creeks...</b></i><br>
Floodwaters from Pack Creek, swollen from recent rains, rush over Kerby Lane in Spanish Valley on Monday, July 6. In the first seven days of July 2015 the Moab area has received 0.60 inches of rain, according to data from Ron Pierce, Moab’s official weather observer for the National Weather Service. The area typically receives an average of 0.78 inches of rain during the entire month of July, according to Pierce. On Sunday, July 5, the area received 0.49 inches, breaking the previous record for that date, which was set in 2012. Photo by Brian Parkin
    Swollen creeks...
    Floodwaters from Pack Creek, swollen from recent rains, rush over Kerby Lane in Spanish Valley on Monday, July 6. In the first seven days of July 2015 the Moab area has received 0.60 inches of rain, according to data from Ron Pierce, Moab’s official weather observer for the National Weather Service. The area typically receives an average of 0.78 inches of rain during the entire month of July, according to Pierce. On Sunday, July 5, the area received 0.49 inches, breaking the previous record for that date, which was set in 2012. Photo by Brian Parkin
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