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Outdoors blog archive for Aug. 2017

TUESDAY, AUG. 15, 2017


MONDAY, AUG. 14, 2017


Traffic backs up behind a "bison jam" in Yellowstone National Park. (Associated Press)

Yellowstone gearing up for gridlock

PARKS – Buses, quotas or traffic jams -- those may be the choices for seeing Yellowstone National Park in the future. Here's the story from the Associated Press: Sometime within the next four to six years, Yellowstone National Park is expected to reach its capacity...

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SATURDAY, AUG. 12, 2017

FRIDAY, AUG. 11, 2017



THURSDAY, AUG. 10, 2017





WEDNESDAY, AUG. 9, 2017

TUESDAY, AUG. 8, 2017

Boats speed up Lake Roosevelt near the Spokane River Arm under smokey August skies. (Rich Landers)

Lake Roosevelt bans open flames as fire danger soars

PARKS -- A near-record stretch of temperatures above 90 degrees has cooked the Eastern Washington landscape to tinder dry conditions and land managers are gradually increasing the restrictions to help prevent kicking off another wildfire. The latest announcement is posted today as Lake Roosevelt National...

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MONDAY, AUG. 7, 2017



FRIDAY, AUG. 4, 2017


THURSDAY, AUG. 3, 2017


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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories and columns for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including Outdoors feature sections on Sunday and Thursday.




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