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National Parks Traveler Episode 77: July’s National Parks News Roundup

By Kurt Repanshek – August 2nd, 2020

In this week’s show, we look back at the top news stories from the park system in July. There was the passage of the Great American Outdoors Act by Congress, the ongoing issue of the coronavirus pandemic and how parks have been dealing with it, and news that the renowned Sea Turtle Science and Recovery Program at Padre Island National Seashore is to be greatly scaled back.

Joining me to look back at July’s news impacting national parks is Mike Murray, a member of the executive council of the Coalition to Protect America’s National Parks.

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