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NO! BAD! BAD! BAD!

NO! BAD! BAD! BAD!

July 14, 2014 | Comments (8)

How many times do I have to go over this? Oye vey.

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Tweeting from the top of Half Dome. Photo by Sagano

Not Much Snow Up There

March 5, 2013 | Comments (7)

It’s the news nobody wanted to hear, it’s going to be a dry, dry summer.

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Tenaya Lake Getting Major Makeover

Tenaya Lake Getting Major Makeover

June 20, 2012 | Comments (0)

Tenaya Lake is getting a major makeover thanks to the Yosemite Conservancy. The makeover will consist of restoration to Tenaya Lake’s east beach and surrounding wetlands, and trails.

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It's not easy, being green

It’s not easy, being green

April 18, 2012 | Comments (0)

Frogs are thought to be the first indicator when something goes awry in the environment. If there are no frogs around, you can bet something is up. With how much we’ve managed to pollute the environment, it’s no wonder frog populations are declining world wide.

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More Bad News: Sierra Snow Pack only 19% of Average

More Bad News: Sierra Snow Pack only 19% of Average

January 6, 2012 | Comments (0)

The Department of Water Resources conducted their first manual snowpack survey of the year Tuesday January 3rd showing that the Sierra Nevada snowpack water content level is only 19 percent of average for early January. The Northern Sierra Nevada is 21 percent of average, the central is 13 percent and the southern is 26 percent of average.

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Where's the snow!

Where’s the snow!

January 6, 2012 | Comments (3)

Jorma, the guy who makes the awesome time-lapse videos from the Yosemite Conservancy webcams, posted a photo on his website that mirrors exactly what I’ve been wondering the last couple of weeks. Where’s the snow?

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Wild gray wolf returns to California for the first time in almost 100 years

Wild gray wolf returns to California for the first time in almost 100 years

December 30, 2011 | Comments (0)

The gray wolf was thought to be a pest and, like the California Grizzly, eradicated in the 1920′s. This marks the first time a wild gray wolf has been in California in almost 100 years.

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Judge Says No New Roads in National Forests Surrounding Yosemite

Judge Says No New Roads in National Forests Surrounding Yosemite

October 27, 2011 | Comments (0)

What happens to that surrounding forrest directly affects what happens in Yosemite that’s why a decision by a federal judge to continue prohibiting road construction in National Forrest comes as good news for for hikers, backpackers, fishermen, hunters, campers and about anyone who loves traipsing around in the back country.

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8th Annual Yosemite Facelift - September 21st through 25th. Sign up now!

8th Annual Yosemite Facelift – September 21st through 25th. Sign up now!

September 15, 2011 | Comments (1)

Looking for something fun to do? How about helping clean up Yosemite with a bunch of climbers and other volunteers. It’s a great way to make new friends, hang out and have fun while doing something good for the park!

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Time for a Smackdown!

Time for a Smackdown!

November 17, 2010 | Comments (1)

Take one irresponsible photographer, add a photographer not familiar with the area and throw in a bunch of local Yosemite photographers and you get one hell of an argument.

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