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River Trip 07: Grand Canyon: Restricted Areas (Archeological, Ecological)

River Trip 07: Grand Canyon: Restricted Areas (Archeological, Ecological)

Because of the fragile desert ecosystem of the inner canyon, minimum impact camping practices are a must. Around 900 people a day will be camping along the river on any given night during peak season. There’s significant potential for damage to everyone’s favorite camps. But if we all work together, we can help preserve the …

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Boater’s Handbook DVD – Canal & River Trust

Boater’s Handbook DVD – Canal & River Trust

Our rivers and canals provide something for everyone: enjoying the scenery, having fun on the water, learning new skills or just relaxing into a whole new, slow pace of life. One of the most important contributions to your enjoyment of this wonderful waterways world will be you and your crew’s ability to handle the boat …

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016. Williams Dam & Covered Bridge – Lawrence County, Indiana

016. Williams Dam & Covered Bridge – Lawrence County, Indiana

In this episode of Lotus Petal Adventures, We headed to Williams, Indiana Home of the Williams Dam & Covered Bridge. Construction began on the original structure in 1910 built as a hydroelectric damn to power the surrounding areas, despit great efford, numberous log damage and set backs, and even worker drowning in 1912, the dam …

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WA Snorkeling & Exploring Rottsnest Island, Overland Australia Series, Episode 193

WA Snorkeling & Exploring Rottsnest Island, Overland Australia Series, Episode 193

In this Overland Australia episode I continue exploring Rottsnest Island. Named after these rodents. My new friend Coco wants to show me another snorkeling spot. Alright, lets go. Yeah. That was fun. A Rottnest lobster. Ah. The best lobsters in the world are here at Rottsnest. Time to explore some more island spots. Why did …

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Park officials at Beaver Lake expect the grounds to be packed for Memorial Day

Park officials at Beaver Lake expect the grounds to be packed for Memorial Day

FULL FOR THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND. AUTHORITIES AT BEAVER LAKE TELL 40/29 THEY’RE EXPECTING EVEN MORE PEOPLE TO HIT THE WATERS TOMORROW. TONIGHT, 40/29’s EMILY MAHER SHOWS US THE CROWDED CAMPING. SHE’S LIVE IN ROGERS. PAIGE – YOU CAN SEE FOLKS HERE AT THIS CAMPGROUND ARE SET UP FOR THE WEEKEND. BUT FINDING AN OPEN …