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The National Trail System Act of 1968

On October 2, 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the National Trails System Act, which among other things, seeks “to promote the preservation of, public access to, travel within, and enjoyment and appreciation of the open-air, outdoor areas … Continue reading

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The Remaining National Grasslands

To wrap up National Grasslands Week, here’s a really quick look at the remaining eight Great Plains National Grasslands. ┬áMost of them fall outside the scope of where the Great Plains Trail will be, but they are important pieces of … Continue reading

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