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Daily Archives: September 21st, 2012

Colorado gets new national monument thanks to President Obama; will Washington be next?

Excerpt: Earlier today, with the stroke of a pen, President Barack Obama transformed one of Colorado’s most beloved and best known sights – previously protected as Chimney Rock Archaeological Area – into Chimney Rock National Monument, exercising his authority under the Antiquities Act of 1906. The move brings the site one step closer to the coveted […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Our Environment
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