How to get a better fit for your park and trail experience

The National Park Service is looking to get its recreational facilities up to code to encourage people to walk, bike and hike more, according to a draft of its proposed recreational policy.In a report to the parks commission, the agency proposes a number of changes to existing regulations, including requiring that park trails have two …

How to spot a grizzly bear at the sawgrass recreation area

Posted September 14, 2018 12:02:18 In the southern U.S., grizzly bears are known for their fierce attacks on people and livestock.Some of the animals that attack humans are found in northern New Mexico and Idaho.But in the northern part of the state, the bears are also known for the rarest of encounters: the spotted wolf.A …

Why Maine legalized recreational marijuana?

Maine’s recreational marijuana program was one of a handful that was approved in 2016, and the results were quite impressive.Maine legalized medical marijuana, which it had allowed since 2010, and recreational marijuana sales and use expanded dramatically in 2018.And now recreational marijuana can be purchased in most stores in Maine, and there are more stores …