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America's Five Quietest and Five Noisiest National Parks

America's Five Quietest and Five Noisiest National Parks

WASHINGTON, DC, July 14, 2008 (ENS) – Finding peace and quiet in the national parks this summer just got a little easier with the help of coalition of National Park Service retirees who have compiled a ranking of America’s parks based on their soundscape. The Coalition of National Park Service Retirees, CNPSR, has put together…

One Million Acres of Hawaii Watersheds to Be Conserved

One Million Acres of Hawaii Watersheds to Be Conserved

VOLCANO, Hawaii, May 27, 2008 (ENS) – A new partnership of public and private landowners has been created to protect watersheds and natural resources across more than one million acres on Mauna Loa, Kilauea and Hualalai on the island of Hawaii. The Three Mountain Alliance watershed partnership will consist of nine partners who will cooperate…