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TRNP to use aerial spraying to control invasive weeds in North Unit

June 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Aerial spraying of herbicide to control Canada thistle and leafy spurge in backcountry areas is expected to begin in Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit on Wednesday. Spraying will continue for two to three days, weather permitting, or until …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hricik: Birders impress with keen eyes, ears during annual Bird Watch

June 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA — A little more than a month into my move to North Dakota to work for The Dickinson Press, I had still never been deep inside Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s South Unit.
It’s the behemoth of conservation more than 35 miles to the wes…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

National Park to celebrate Wilderness Act with hikes

May 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

To commemorate the 50-year anniversary of the Wilderness Act, which preserved 9.1 million acres of federal land, Theodore Roosevelt National Park is offering a variety of guided hikes to the public, according to a release.
The first Wilderness Hike …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

National Park to celebrate Wilderness Act with hikes

May 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

To commemorate the 50-year anniversary of the Wilderness Act, which preserved 9.1 million acres of federal land, Theodore Roosevelt National Park is offering a variety of guided hikes to the public, according to a release.
The first Wilderness Hike …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Burning Hills: Theodore Rooselvelt National Park carries out controlled burns on 2,500 acres

May 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA – If it wasn’t planned, visitors in Theodore Roosevelt National Park would have thought it was under attack.
But the National Park Service carried out a controlled burn Friday on approximately 2,500 acres in the park’s South Unit.
The we…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

State promotes 125 ideas for ND tourism

May 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

Theodore Roosevelt National Park is among the state’s most notable places highlighted in a campaign celebrating North Dakota’s 125th anniversary this year.
Members of the event’s planning committee are spreading the word ahead of two statewide…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

National park announces Visitor Center hours

May 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Theodore Roosevelt National Park Visitor Center will begin its spring hours today, according to a press release.
The South Unit Visitor Center is open daily 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The North Unit Visitor Center is open 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturdays …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gravel pit near national park ranch resurfaces: US Forest Service says mine would have ‘no significant impact’ on area

April 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

An idea for gravel pit once thought to be buried has been dug up again.
The U.S. Forest Service says there would be “no significant impact” associated with mining gravel less than a mile away from Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s Elkhorn Ran…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Company rescinds application for well near TRNP

April 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — An oilfield company has removed its application to drill a well near Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

Wichita, Kan.-based Horizon Oilfield Services withdrew the application for an injection well as part of its “continuing effort to…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Free admission this weekend at Theodore Roosevelt National Park

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Theodore Roosevelt National Park will “GO WILD!” this weekend as it celebrates National Park Week.
The north and south units will offer free entrance Saturday and Sunday to commemorate the event celebrating nature, history and wildlife, accordin…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com