Spring is coming early in 3/4 of national parks, according to a new study. Awesome? Not so much. As flowers bloom earlier every year, it’s disrupting the link between the wildflowers and the arrival of birds, bees, and butterflies that feed on and pollinate the flowers. In Shenandoah, an earlier spring is giving invasive plants a head start, and they’re displacing native wildflowers, leading to costly management issues.
Before the 1960s almost everything about living openly as a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT) person was illegal. New York City laws against homosexual activities were particularly harsh. The Stonewall Uprising on June 28, 1969 is a milestone in the quest for LGBT civil rights and provided momentum for a movement.
Vine Creek Ranch at Death Valley National Park. Steady drought and record summer heat make Death Valley a land of extremes. Towering peaks are frosted with winter snow. Rare rainstorms bring vast fields of wildflowers. Lush oases harbor tiny fish and refuge for wildlife and humans. Despite its morbid name, a great diversity of life survives in Death Valley.
Located 2,600 miles southwest of Hawaii, the National Park of American Samoa is the most remote unit of the National Park System and the U.S. National Park south of the Equator. The Park spreads across three islands, 9,500 acres of tropical rainforest, and 4,000 acres of ocean, including coral reefs. While remote, the islands of American Samoa, true to the meaning of the word Samoa (Islands of Sacred Earth), are welcoming and offer beautiful landscapes and centuries of culture and history.
DIRECTIONS TO THE OFFICE: Coming from HY 91: Upon entering the Fort Hall town site turn east on to Agency Rd, go two blocks, turn right on Bannock Rd. The office is in the first building on your right.
Coming from Interstate 15: Take Exit 89 off the interstate. At the exit stop sign turn west on to Simplot Road and go approximately 1.5 miles where the road ends at a T intersection. Turn right on to Hiline Road and travel approximately 0.4 mile to the first stop sign. The office is the yellow building on your right.
FTO Outreaches: AIPRA training relating to consolidation agreements, purchase at probate, renunciations, and treatment of permanent improvements will be held on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 6:00 pm in the Fort Hall Council Chambers at Fort Hall, ID.
None scheduled at this time.
Is OST holding money for you?
OST is seeking current addresses for Individual Indian Money (IIM) account holders. All Whereabouts Unknown (WAU) accounts have either interests in lands and/or funds to be disbursed to rightful owners.