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Yellowstone: Troubled Travel Plans Complicated by Snowless Roads

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avatar Yellowstone: Troubled Travel Plans Complicated by Snowless Roads
December 13, 2009 07:52AM
http://www.nationalparkstraveler.com/2009/12/winter-season-discontent-when-it-comes-travel-yellowstone-national-park5065

............This winter’s plan, which goes into play effect Tuesday when the park opens its gates to over-snow travel (although a paucity of snow might force companies to put the wheels back on their coaches and park the snowmobiles), was delivered by fiat from Interior Secretary Ken Salazar. Back in July he ordered daily limits of 318 snowmobiles and 78 snowcoaches this winter and next and told Yellowstone officials to take another shot at developing a sound and defensible winter-use plan. And so park officials are embarking on their fourth environmental impact statement on the issue..............



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