Scotts Bluff National Monument getting upgrades in the near futu In the middle 1990's Scotts Bluff National Monument identified the need for ... compliance with the National Historic Preservation Act in consultation with Nebraska's State Historic Preservation Officer (SHPO) and special funding had to be obtained. 09/17/2013 - 12:17 pm | View Link
Unexpected Treasures on Nebraska’s High Plains: Agate Fossil Beds National Monument The Daemonelix are exposed, corkscrew-shaped formations a little bigger than the ... James Cook was disappointed that most of the fossils from his ranch were taken to the University of Nebraska and to museums back east. He didn’t want that to happen ... 09/30/2012 - 4:25 pm | View Link
National Park Guide: Nebraska's Scotts Bluff For many, Scotts Bluff is not their primary destination ... Of note: The Summit Road at Scotts Bluff is believed to be the oldest existing concrete road in Nebraska. There are three tunnels on the road, the only ones in Nebraska that vehicles ... 07/23/2012 - 10:29 pm | View Link
Many National Parks Get The Indian Story Wrong The vast majority of those people will flip through the park’s brochure, browse exhibits at in the visitor center, and read some of the informational ... and you learn a bit about the Chiricahua Apache military leaders Victorio and Geronimo there. 09/3/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
392 FREE visits this week! 392 reasons to take advantage of National Park Week! But after 30 years of living in Boulder County, Colorado, which is about a three-wood from Rocky Mountain National Park, my wife and I were totally ... 64 Forteeners and the remanants of Kanas and Nebraska's high-dessert plains ... emphasis on plain.) 04/24/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Ever since the movie "Blackfish" hit U. S. theaters this summer, executives at SeaWorld have insisted that the critical documentary, which condemns the company for keeping killer whales in captivity, has had a negligible impact on its business.