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Happy Birthday, Smokey Bear!

Happy Birthday, Smokey Bear! On August 9, 1944, Smokey Bear’s creation was authorized by the U.S. Forest Service as a public educator in preventing wildfires. Smokey Bear promotes awareness about […]

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Yellowstone National Park established in 1872

On this day in 1872, Yellowstone National Park was established as President Ulysses S. Grant signed an act protecting over 2 million acres of wilderness as “a public park or pleasuring-ground for the benefit and enjoyment of the people.” It was the first national park in America. Did you know? Yellowstone contains roughly 75% of […]

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Happy Birthday, Smokey Bear!

Happy Birthday, Smokey Bear! On August 9, 1944, Smokey Bear’s creation was authorized by the U.S. Forest Service as a public educator in preventing wildfires. Smokey Bear promotes awareness about […]

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Yellowstone National Park established in 1872

On this day in 1872, Yellowstone National Park was established as President Ulysses S. Grant signed an act protecting over 2 million acres of wilderness as “a public park or pleasuring-ground for the benefit and enjoyment of the people.” It was the first national park in America. Did you know? Yellowstone contains roughly 75% of […]