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Text Grahpic: Working to complete the vision for new park and wilderness protection in Washington's North Cascades
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American Alps Program coverage


Plan would expand North Cascades park by one-half

Everett Herald, August 5, 2012


American Alps organization proposes expanding park

Bellingham Herald, June 16, 2012


National Park Expansion Worth Consideration

Skagit Valley Herald, Oct 16, 2011


Completing the North Cascades National Park would be a gift for our future, by Peter Jackson

Everett Herald, September 25, 2011



Skagit Valley Herald, Oct 2, 2011


Group drops Methow Valley from new National Park proposal

Wenatchee World, September 26, 2011


Methow dropped from park proposal
Methow Valley News, September 28, 2011


Greens want bigger national park, by Joel Connelly
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, October 2, 2011



Everett Herald, June 27, 2010


North Cascades National Park: An Enviro-Revival in the "American Alps"
February 10, 2010
Travel site features American Alps


"Parents" of North Cascades Park Want It To Grow
Seattle Times, May 20, 2009

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Let's Put North Cascades Park In Order, by JOEL CONNELLY
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, March 12, 2009



American Alps Legacy Project Envisions a Bigger, Better National Park
Methow Valley News, May 20, 2009



Hiking the "American Alps" just outside North Cascades National Park
Seattle Times, Travel/Outdoors section, September 4, 2008

"The views [here] will likely have your heart singing and your brain wondering how anyone could think such dazzling scenes don't belong in a national park."


North Cascades in the News

North Cascades National Park: Not just a park
Tacoma News Tribune, October 8, 2009


Stehekin is a quiet winter-sports wonderland
The Seattle Times November 26, 2009


Mellow Hiking in the North Cascades
The New York Times July 3, 1994
"If there are commuters in heaven, perhaps they commute on something like the North Cascades Scenic Highway."



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