Goat Man of Utah

10,000 Birds

Authorities are concerned that a man spotted wearing a goat outfit and cavorting with actual wild Mountain Goats in the mountains of Utah could be in danger when hunting season opens in September. And, no, I am not making this up. Asides

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Sheriff On The Trail Of Utah Hermit

Wend Magazine

Authorities in southern Utah are on the hunt for this man. Food Hand-Ups Fit Any Fancy at the Tour of Utah. The unnamed hermit, notorious for camping in the summer and squatting in vacation cabins in the winter, has eluded the law years now.

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New Utah Birders Site

10,000 Birds

The Utah Birders site is up and running and it is pretty darn nice. Introducing the Utah Rare Birds Database, where ALL rare bird sightings are stored for you to interpret for yourself. What will likely draw the most attention is that they have decided to include a “Rarity Database” with the following explanation: It is 2013 and there is no need for a committee to decide what sightings are relevant.

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Naked Man Exposing Himself to Hikers in Utah

Wend Magazine

In his fifth appearance this year, a man exposed himself to a woman yesterday morning in Mill Creek Canyon, Utah. Backcountry.com Donates Funds, Keeps Utah Avalanche Center Open Through April. Hiker With Broken Leg Rescued After Four Days in Utah Desert

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Setting off a slide in Utah

Wend Magazine

Food Hand-Ups Fit Any Fancy at the Tour of Utah. Naked Man Exposing Himself to Hikers in Utah. Sheriff On The Trail Of Utah Hermit. Click here to view the embedded video. Related Posts. General

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Proposed Utah Ski Lift Meets Overwhelming Opposition

Wend Magazine

Both the county and city mayors of Salt Lake City, along with the US Forest Service , have recently voiced their opposition to a proposed Utah ski lift, which would link two Salt Lake City area ski resorts, The Canyons and Solitude.

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Backcountry.com Donates Funds, Keeps Utah Avalanche Center Open Through April

Wend Magazine

On April 3rd, the Utah Avalanche Center (UAC) announced that it had reached the end of its funding and, therefore, would be closing for the duration of the season. The UAC, founded in 1980, provides avalanche forecasts and gives daily danger ratings for Utah backcountry areas.

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4 Activists Charged After Photographing Utah Hog Farm

Eccorazzi

After taking photographs of a large hog farm in Utah, four animal rights activists are being charged with trespassing and interference of an agricultural operation.

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Legendary Skier Jamie Pierre Dies In Utah Avalanche

Wend Magazine

Jamie Pierre, best known for his record-setting cliff huck , died in an avalanche at Utah’s famed Snowbird Resort. Sheriff On The Trail Of Utah Hermit Extreme skiing lost an iconic member of its community Sunday, November 13, 2011.

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Utah is on track to end homelessness by 2015 with this one simple idea

Green (Living) Review

In 2005, Utah calculated the annual cost of E.R. Other states are eager to emulate Utah’s results and no surprise there, I would think. City officials in Casper, Wyoming, now plan to launch a pilot program using the methods of Utah’s Housing First program.

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Utah Wants to Become a No-Kill State

Eccorazzi

Utah is not satisfied with rescuing animals, it wants to bring down the number of killed shelter pets to zero by 2019. The state’s Best Friends Animal Society announced on Read More The post Utah Wants to Become a No-Kill State appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News

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Utah legislators propose M1911 as official state gun

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Salt Lake City, UT, USA: Lawmakers of the State of Utah are debating whether to designate a semiautomatic pistol as the official gun of Utah, despite protests from people who believe it's inappropriate because of recent mass shootings.

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Hiker With Broken Leg Rescued After Four Days in Utah Desert

Wend Magazine

A 64-year-old hiker was rescued last week, just outside Moab, Utah, near Little Blue John Canyon in Cayonlands National Park, four days after taking a spill that nearly cost him his life.

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Nature Photo of the Week: Goblin Valley, Utah

Conservancy Talk

Flickr photographer exerda took this image at Goblin Valley, Utah and shared it through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group. The contrast between the bright, glowing rocks and ominous black sky make for one spectacular shot.

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Proposed Resort Connection Puts Thousands of Utah Backcountry Acres At Risk

Wend Magazine

Utah’s Wasatch Range, just outside Salt Lake City, is home to some of the best skiing in the world. Within half an hour of downtown skiers can access seven world class resorts: three in Park City and two in each of the Cottonwood Canyons.

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eBay and Israel’s Ormat Team Up for Clean Power in Utah

Green Prophet

Israel’s Ormat Technologies has brokered a deal with eBay to power the online auction giant’s new data center in Utah using Recovered Energy Generation (REG) – a groundbreaking project made possible by new energy legislation.

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From Idaho to Utah, "wolf massacre" continues

Green Blog

The Idaho event came on the heels of a wolf killing in Utah during Dec., Many animal rights activists feel that hunts like these toe a dangerous line, as many wolves are mistaken for coyotes and accidentally killed, the most recent case being in Utah on Dec. An organization called Idaho for Wildlife hosted a hunting derby between Jan. 1 and Jan. 4 that resulted in the deaths of two dozen coyotes for the mere purposes of obtaining their fur or for taxidermy.

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Food Hand-Ups Fit Any Fancy at the Tour of Utah

Wend Magazine

As seen in this video, this sort of sums of the strange tradition that has taken root in the Tour of Utah, during which spectators connect with competitors through all sorts of odd food hand-ups. Click here to view the embedded video. Pickles and raw meat and donuts, oh my ! From the people who posted this video to Vimeo , “In the land of wrestling and demolition derby we take a different approach, more of a peanut gallery than a cheering section.&#

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Katherine Heigl Speaks Out Against Utah ‘Ag Gag’ Bill

Eccorazzi

The actress, who owns a home in Utah, denounced the measure by writing to every member of the state Senate on behalf of PETA. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News katherine heigl

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JustAhead app supercharges national park vacations

Green Traveler Guides

California North America United States Utah app for US national parks JustAhead travel guide for US national parks | Green Travel News | A new GPS-powered travel app turns smartphones into hands-free audio tours of Yosemite, Bryce Canyon, Death Valley and several more U.S.

Cloris Leachman to Utah Lawmakers: Stop the ‘Ag Gag’ Bill

Eccorazzi

The actress and animal advocate wrote a letter with PETA asking Utah legislators not to hide animal cruelty on farms. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News cloris leachman

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“How about Pineapple Gose-beak?” – Uinta Brewing Company: Flamingose

10,000 Birds

Which brings us to this week’s beer by the Uinta Brewing Company of Salt Lake City, Utah: Flamingose – a pun that requires no explanation. Food Reviews Birds and Booze flamingos Germany Utah

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In Conservation, Sometimes It’s the Small Things that Inspire

Nature Conservancy - Science

Join Nikolaj Lasbo as he bands American Kestrel chicks in Utah. Birds & Birding From the Field Wildlife Birds Nest Cams Protected Areas

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Debbie Souza-Pappas: Our Trapped Golden Eagle

10,000 Birds

This guest blog was written by Debbie Souza-Pappas, the director and founder of Second Chance Wildlife Rehabilitation in Price, Utah. After we took possession of an injured and weakened Golden Eagle from the vast desert area of eastern Utah, it became clear that the compound fracture of the tibiotarsus was the result of a steel-jaw trap. Ipsen of Payson Family Pet Hospital in Payson, Utah, is our wildlife vet and very skilled at orthopedic surgeries.

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The Surprising Fireflies of the Western US

Nature Conservancy - Science

Fireflies in Utah canyons? Ed Abbey thought so, and now so do researchers. Wildlife Insects & Pollinators

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TripAdvisor’s 10 best green hotels in the U.S.

Green Traveler Guides

Boston/Cambridge California Fayetteville Florida Lake Tahoe Las Vegas Lecanto Massachusetts Miami Miles City Montana Napa Nevada Newberg North America North Carolina Oregon Park City Placer The Americas United States Utah 10 best green hotels U.S. The winners span the gamut from budget to ultra-luxury, but all have "Platinum" ranking and great traveler reviews TripAdvisor’s 10 best green hotels in the U.S. is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Welcome to My New Column on Ecofeminism

Eco Chic

I grew up splitting my time between New Zealand and Park City, Utah (where my dad was), but I’ve never considered Utah my home; I always felt that in Utah, I was merely an unwelcome guest. . (Photo by Jennifer Hubacher).

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Life, Death & Bird Cam Drama at the Great Salt Lake

Nature Conservancy - Science

Season two of the Utah kestrel cam returns, with more drama than ever. Tune in now to see chicks in the nest! Birds & Birding Birds National Parks Nest Cams Wildlife

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Prairie Falcon Attack on a Northern Shoveler

10,000 Birds

Ron Dudley is an amazing nature photographer who is based in northern Utah. Birds falcons predation UtahSince he retired from being a high school teacher in 2003 he has really focused on getting amazing images and his blog, Feathered Photography , is loaded with them.

Birding Zion National Park in Winter

10,000 Birds

My visit to the park in southwestern Utah commenced with us (us being me and my family, and an extended number of in-laws, eleven people in total, four of us kids under ten) driving through Zion late in the evening on Saturday, 26 December, in order to get to our lodging just east of the park in Zion Pionderosa Ranch Resort. … Trips national parks Utah Zion National ParkAccording to most sources the time to visit Zion National Park is in spring.

Nature will Heal Us: Arches National Park.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Green Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) WAYLON: Editor's Picks—Hidden Gems Arches National Park Earth faith healing hope joy mindful travel moab mother nature nature nature worship pagan presence soul utah

Check out who The Dalai Lama just gave $25k.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Inspiring (Wow) Non New-Agey Spirituality Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today buddhism Buddhist Dalai Lama news Do no harm enlightened society homelessness Skid Row Utah homeless what can I do to helpThe generous donation is intended "for food and other direct benefits to homeless people," as requested by him. And although t.

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Trump just took 85% of our Sacred Land. Here’s what we Can Do.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Green Right Livelihood WAYLON: Today Only Antiquities Act Bear's Ears congress environment fracking Grand Staircase-Escalante green illegal land conservation lawsuit Livestock Grazing mining national monuments Native American Land The Wilderness Society trump utahIn one swoop, President Trump downsized Bear’s Ears national monument from 1.35

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While You Weren’t Looking, Your Civil Rights Just Took a Hit.

Elephant Journal

The Fourth Amendment has historically safeguarded the public against being illegally detained by police officers.

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Win a Copy of Hawks at a Distance

10,000 Birds

home about advertise archives birds conservation contact galleries links reviews subscribe Browse: Home / Asides / Win a Copy of Hawks at a Distance Win a Copy of Hawks at a Distance By Corey • March 22, 2011 • 1 comment Tweet Share Utah Birders has a copy of Hawks at a Distance to give away. Asides Win a Copy of Hawks at a Distance Utah Birders has a copy of Hawks at a Distance to give away.

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Nature Photo of the Week: A Game of Jenga

Conservancy Talk

Robert Park Photography captured this spectacular image of Utah’s Bryce Canyon National Park at sunrise — careful, no one move! Who’s up for a game of Jenga? We’re having a little fun with our Nature Photo of the Week.

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An Elevated View of the Escalante

Conservancy Talk

The April/May issue of Nature Conservancy magazine takes readers to one of the most rugged and remote rivers in the American West, Utah’s Escalante River, where a coalition of volunteer groups is working to remove invasive trees. .

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Olympian Rockstars in Park City. {Video}

Elephant Journal

Adventure Arts & Culture Free Content to Partners Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today bobsled lindseyvan olympicpark olympics parkcity ryanvanduzer skiing utah

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Performing 23 Gay Marriages in 3 Hours. ~ Darren Lamb

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) equal rights gay gay marriage laws utah I asked every couple I saw how long they had been waiting for an opportunity to be married. The shortest term I heard was three years, the longest was over 40. It was a mix of emotion. I was so happy they were finally getting their chance yet so sad they had to wait so long.

For America’s Birthday, Take Your Party to a Park

Conservancy Talk

My best grad-school friend and I scrambled among the namesake formations of Utah’s Arches National Park. Nestled between the first day of summer and Independence Day is another important date for my family: my daughter Katie’s birthday.

The Green Buzz: Thursday, July 18

Conservancy Talk

A new dinosaur has been discovered in Utah! Animals Conservation Issues Environmental News Environmental Science Green Living Invasive species North America Science Sustainable Livelihoods The Green Buzz United States ash borer ash trees Bloomberg cars Christian Science Monitor comet of the century dinosaur fox news iowa jaws mackinaw island martha''s vineyard Michigan National Geographic new dinosaur shark hunt shark tournament Treehugger Utah

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Womens River Retreat in May – come along!

Indigenize

Join the 8-day Womens’ River Retreat I’ll be co-guiding for The River’s Path, down Labyrinth Canyon on the Green River of Utah with Lauren Bond Kovsky & Kathy […]. Women and women-identified folks: Want to renew your spirit on a beautiful gentle river, including an overnight solo between just you and the spirits of the land?

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Close-Minded Social Sex Attitudes, No More! {Video} ~ Jenna Penielle Lyons

Elephant Journal

In a nation where homosexual marriage isn''t legal in all states, I would venture to say that brainwashing or ignoring the issue is the modus operandi of our government. After all, Barack Obama is the first U.S.

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