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Native Fungus Suggested as Tool for Restoring Ghostly

Native Fungus Suggested as Tool for Restoring Ghostly Whitebark Pine Forests

Provided by Evelyn Boswell, Montana State University Cathy Cripps doesn't seem to worry about the grizzly bears and black bears that watch her work, but she is concerned about the ghosts and skeletons she encounters. The ghosts are whitebark...

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Working To Preserve The Biodiversity Of Flathead National Forest
2014-06-24 07:17:07

Protections already in place for Flathead National Forest and its diversity may not be enough to combat the coming challenges such as climate change, according to a new study.

Conservation Group Calls For Expanded Grizzly Bear Recovery Efforts
2014-06-19 06:23:12

A conservation group is urging federal officials in the US to expand efforts to help grizzly bear recovery efforts, including returning the creature to western states such as Arizona and California.

2014-02-28 23:21:05

Naturalist Journeys announces a hiking and nature tour to “the Crown of the Continent”, Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks; these parks span some of the most spectacular scenery in

Room To Roam Needed For Wildlife In The Southern Canadian Rockies
2013-03-08 14:04:44

Grizzly bear, wolverine, and bull trout among species ranked as 'highly' vulnerable to climate change and road use

2012-03-29 13:41:13

The land around Yellowstone and Glacier national parks might look like it's filling up with people and houses, but it's nothing compared to the rate of development around some other U.S. national parks.

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2011-06-22 10:35:53

Wildlife Conservation Society scientist assesses conservation value of over 1 million acres of roadless public land in Montana's Crown of the Continent Ecosystem.

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2010-08-09 12:44:58

Archaeologists say they have discovered a former hunting complex where bison were stampeded over a cliff at least 1,000 years ago on the Blackfeet Indian reservation in northwestern Montana.

2010-06-09 12:44:00

WASHINGTON, June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Could you imagine a job where on any given day you might handle a wild cougar, rescue someone from the top of a mountain, fight a wild land fire, treat a heart attack victim, teach a winter survival class, or hike with an eighty pound pack through some of the most spectacular scenery known to man? (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090630/DC40408LOGO) Those tasks are just some of the many duties performed by Glacier National Park Ranger...

2010-05-11 11:35:00

GULF OIL SPILL UNDERSCORES SIGNIFICANCE OF PROTECTING NATURAL ENVIRONMENTS LIKE GLACIER In 100 years as a National Park, Glacier has also been named a World Heritage Site and an International Peace Park WASHINGTON, May 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Park Foundation, official charity of America's national parks, today honors the 100th birthday of one of our nation's most treasured places.


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Glacier National Park (US)
2013-03-19 14:40:11

Glacier National Park is located in the American state of Montana, south of the Canadian borders of British Columbia and Alberta. The park contains one million acres of varying landscape with a wide range of plant and animal life. It holds two mountain ranges, over 130 discovered and named lakes, and 16,000 square miles of protected unspoiled ecosystem known as the Crown of the Continent Ecosystem. The history of human presence in the Glacier National Park area is thought to begin about...

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tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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