A young female mountain lion named P-42 has been identified by biologists in Malibu Creek State Park. [ more › ]
As the summer heat builds on this mountain, so the spring life retreats into a state of seeming senescence. The post He is Drawn to the Life Giving Source appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Hundreds gathered at Georgia’s Stone Mountain Park today for a Confederate Flag rally, and others followed suit around the country. Stone Mountain is historic in that it bears a carving of Confederate leaders from the Civil War. It was also where the second Ku Klux Klan was founded in 1915,...
As a drought tightens its grip on the Pacific Northwest, burning away mountain snow and warming rivers, state officials and Native American tribes are becoming increasingly worried that one of the region’s most precious resources — wild salmon — might disappear.Read full article >>
Located in the North Cascades of Washington State in the U.S., Mount Baker is one of the most heavily glaciated and snow-covered mountains in the region. But as these satellite images show, its perma-snow doesn’t look so permanent anymore. Read more...
The latest… what-the-hell-is-going-on video from the Center for Medical Process is out this morning: New undercover footage shows Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains’ Vice President and Medical Director, Dr. Savita Ginde, negotiating...Show More Summary
Ten years after playing a gay man on screen in "Brokeback Mountain," actor Jake Gyllenhaal commented this week on the state of rights for the lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in America. BET sat down with the actor, primarily to discuss his role in the new film "Southpaw" (Gyllenhaal comes in around 1:17). Show More Summary
On the peak of Beech Mountain in North Carolina lies a defunct, Wizard-of-Oz-themed amusement park. It's a surreal sight for sure, but it's far from abandoned. [ more › ]
Western states have a bias against the big cats and populations are declining across the region.
Mountain lions used to roam most of the mainland United States.
``Corporate China's debts, at 160 percent of GDP, are twice that of the United States, having sharply deteriorated in the past five years, a Thomson Reuters study of over 1,400 companies shows. And the debt mountain is set to climb 77 percent to $28.8 trillion over the next five years, credit rating agency Standard & Poor's estimates. ''
The Colorado River begins as snowmelt in the Rocky Mountains and ends 1,450 miles south in Mexico after making a final sacrifice to the United States: water for the farm fields in this powerhouse of American produce.
I’m arrived Colorado. :-) Only my second hiking trip to this fantastic State. As a warm-up leg stretcher, on Saturday I’ll climb Sopris, the imposing peak above Carbondale. Back at the bottom I’ll mountain bike back to town. All this … Continue reading ?
Montana is the fourth largest state in the U.S.A. and is home to a number of national parks and forests, making it a prime candidate for road trips. From the plains of the east to the Rocky Mountains in the west, Montana has no shortage of scenic drives, but here are some of the best. Prettiest Drives in Montana by Viator Travel Team from Viator Travel Blog
Orlando Sentinel college insider Matt Murschel ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2015-16 season. The Sentinel staff takes a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our projected No. 1 team.
Watch The Faces of Dav – Episode 6 – The Mountaineer After skiing all of Colorado’s 14,000-foot peaks, what’s next to do in your home state? How about ski the 100 highest peaks in Colorado? That’s what Chris Davenport, Ted Mahon, and Christy Mahon are going to do. It’s always good to look for what’s next. […]
No one need agree with the Southern interpretation of States’ rights. A simple reading of our Constitution will reveal that the current status of federalism is way off-base, but that’s
State law says Stone Mountain Park can't take down the rebel flag or the rock face memorial. But why not add a nice quote from Martin Luther King Jr. to the mix? "Something can be added to the state-owned summit to make it clear that Davis, Lee and Jackson are indeed relics.…
My younger daughter and me atop Stone Mountain So my younger daughter asked if we could climb Stone Mountain, the largest mass of exposed granite in the world and the centerpiece of a state park in metro-Atlanta. We hadn't been there...Show More Summary
Two days after surviving a plane crash in the "craggy, thickly forested mountains" of Washington state, a teenage girl walked out of the woods and was found by a motorist on Monday, ABC affiliate KOMO reports. Search crews have beenShow More Summary