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Photo: Tsai Project, Half Dome

Yosemite National Park

The area was called “Ahwahnee” (“big mouth”)

Key Links
Yosemite National Park
https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/historyculture/yosemite-indians.htm
https://www.nps.gov/yose/learn/historyculture/indian-village-of-the-ahwahnee.htm
Plan your visit
Things to know before your visit
For kids
Social
Current conditions
Scattering cremated remains
webcams

Headlines

http://www.fresnobee.com/news/local/article105001251.html
http://www.fresnobee.com/news/nation-world/national/article104929321.html
http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-ln-yosemite-harassment-20160929-snap-story.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/09/us/yosemite-park-announces-largest-expansion-in-67-years.html
Saturday in Yosemite: Obama says U.S. needs to preserve national parks for future generations
http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/National-Park-Service-loses-early-round-in-7861457.php
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2016/03/21/a-private-company-trademarked-the-phrase-yosemite-national-park-should-the-u-s-pay-to-get-it-back
http://www.wired.com/2015/07/2500-tons-rock-fell-off-half-dome-nobody-noticed
A Week in Yosemite: Is popularity park’s biggest threat?
http://www.latimes.com/science/la-me-yosemite-20150329-story.html
Concessionaire-Files-Trademark-Claim-to-Popular-Spots-Ahwahnee-Hotel-Yosemite-National-Park-
Yosemite at 150: Library of Congress
http://www.fresnobee.com/2014/06/14/3978359/timeless-images-ofsplendor.html
tourism-to-yosemite-national-park-creates-over-378-million-in-economic-benefit
http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-yosemite-hero-20140227,0,5442847.story#axzz2uUh4bLmp
http://skift.com/2013/03/31/yosemite-preservation-proposal-takes-away-too-many-visitor-attractions
http://www.cnn.com/2013/06/06/travel/yosemite-summer-national-parks/index.html
The trees have ears to eavesdrop in Yosemite – Washington Post
Scale Yosemite’s 3,000 foot cliffs with Google Maps

Concessions

At Yosemite, new names, new numbers and a missing sign – Los Angeles Times
Editorial: The full cost of the Yosemite shakedown – Fresno Bee
Delaware North’s Yosemite shakedown must come at a cost – Sacramento Bee
http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/It-s-bye-bye-to-Yosemite-National-Park-on-6858366.php
Hardball at Yosemite National Park
Lawsuit Sparks Yosemite Park Name Changes
Yosemite National Park Begins New Concession Contract on March 1, 2016
http://www.aramark.com/Sites/Main/Landing-Pages/yosemite
http://mashable.com/2016/01/14/yosemite-ip-dispute

Headlines: Drones in Yosemite

The Yosemite Drone Footage the Park Service Doesn’t Want You to See
The Drones Invade Yosemite – New Yorker

Headlines: Graffiti

https://www.reddit.com/r/Yosemite/comments/2jvbst/graffiti_artist_with_no_regard_for_her_actions
http://blogs.westword.com/latestword/2014/10/casey_nocket_vandalism_rocky_mountain_national_park.php

Yosemite Conservancy

https://www.yosemiteconservancy.org
https://www.facebook.com/yosemiteconservancy
https://twitter.com/yoseconservancy

2014

The 150th anniversary of the Yosemite Grant Act
List of events for Yosemite 150th anniversary
http://www.fresnobee.com/yosemite150
http://parkadvocate.org/2014/05/23/4-ways-to-celebrate-yosemites-landmark-150th-birthday
http://www.nps.gov/featurecontent/yose/anniversary/index.html

Features
John Muir and the Glacial Theory
How a giant tree’s death sparked the conservation movement 160 years ago
A full view of Half Dome
http://www.yosemitethisyear.com/yosemite-grant-act
https://modernhiker.com/park/yosemite-national-park

World Heritage

http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/308

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@YosemiteCOC
@YosemiteFire
@yosemitenation
@YosemiteConserv
@SIERRASUNTIMES

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Wikipedia

Yosemite National Park
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Mason_Hutchings

Buzzword Bingo
Ahwahnee – Bighorn Sheep – California – Cliff – Concessions – Fire – Glacier Point – Half Dome – High Country – High Sierra – Hiking – John Muir – Meadows – National Park – Pika – Sierra – Sierra Nevada – Snow – Snowpack – Spring – Summer – Valley – Wall – Water – Waterfalls – Winter – Yosemite – Yosemite Valley

Artwork / Cue Yourself
Yosemite map, 1931

Photos
Yosemite

Planeta.com

Wild USA

California

John Muir

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