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by anderld47
Tue Sep 27, 2016 7:06 pm
Forum: Death Valley Backcountry
Topic: some of the worst people on earth have visited the racetrack
Replies: 62
Views: 24049

They may have a lead on the idiots. Mentions it at the end of the article.

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2016/0 ... th-valley/
by anderld47
Sun May 15, 2016 8:09 pm
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Vandals in the Ash Meadow Area
Replies: 63
Views: 23248

I like the assessment of the article's author, "Common sense is not a flower that grows in everyone’s garden." But besides lacking common sense they may have been subconsciously suicidal.

http://www.yellowstonepark.com/teen-gored-bison/
by anderld47
Sun May 15, 2016 12:50 pm
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Vandals in the Ash Meadow Area
Replies: 63
Views: 23248

Things can change, but people must put in the time and effort. Below a link to Spot Speaks. Dr.. Nancy Kay made a request to the readers of her blog to write the sentencing commission. Those letters in conjunction with other organizations pulled off a massive change in sentences for dog fighting. ht...
by anderld47
Sun May 15, 2016 12:30 pm
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Vandals in the Ash Meadow Area
Replies: 63
Views: 23248

So even when caught the people in charge of meting out justice, instead give out "slaps on the wrist." http://blogs.findlaw.com/celebrity_justice/2016/04/vanessa-hudgens-faces-5000-fine-for-national-park-vandalism.html Hudgens faced a $5000 fine and the news reported she was fined $1000. She probabl...
by anderld47
Sat May 14, 2016 11:03 am
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Vandals in the Ash Meadow Area
Replies: 63
Views: 23248

Here is an interesting article about other forms of vandalism on park lands. It also mentions the cost-benefit calculus of prosecuting and sometimes not prosecuting cases. http://art-crime.blogspot.com/2015/11/the-national-parks-vandalism-case.html Great article and it does a good job of showing th...
by anderld47
Sat May 14, 2016 8:40 am
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Vandals in the Ash Meadow Area
Replies: 63
Views: 23248

Re: Thanks for informative links - this note caught my atten

Death Valley Dazed wrote:This note about divers being underwater during an earthquake was eery.
Did you see the video of the pool during the earthquake? It was at the bottom of the page 1 link. I didn't even realize it was a video until I moved my curser over it.
by anderld47
Wed May 11, 2016 7:05 pm
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Vandals in the Ash Meadow Area
Replies: 63
Views: 23248

All you wanted to know about Devil's Cave/Hole Pupfish

Not sure if this should go here or under Death Valley Environment. These two pages tell a very complete story of the pupfish and the history of the dives and the route taken to protect the species. The many included links, pics, and videos are informative and interesting. Also gives the current step...
by anderld47
Thu Mar 17, 2016 7:41 pm
Forum: Ghost Towns & Mining Camps
Topic: Old mining shack
Replies: 2
Views: 5016

Thanks David. I figured I'd just wander aimlessly until I found it as I did when I first came across it. Great example of a semi "Cousin Jack" dugout.
by anderld47
Sun Mar 13, 2016 12:07 pm
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Panamint Canyons map
Replies: 13
Views: 4931

Haha! I just figured it would be easier for me, if you did it.
by anderld47
Sun Mar 13, 2016 10:29 am
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Panamint Canyons map
Replies: 13
Views: 4931

Nice job! Really like the Surprise side canyons too. You'll be doing the entire park right?
by anderld47
Sat Mar 12, 2016 11:32 pm
Forum: Death Valley Talk
Topic: Coming soon to Stovepipe Wells Village...cell service!
Replies: 52
Views: 25696

If AT&T plans to have LTE and your phone is a recent one, it may not matter: "Since the network operators launched LTE networks, it's become a little easier. All LTE networks in the U.S. are built using GSM technology, so newer Sprint and Verizon LTE-enabled handsets include a SIM card and may work...
by anderld47
Sat Mar 12, 2016 11:06 am
Forum: Test Forum
Topic: image test
Replies: 3
Views: 6617

I'm unfamiliar with how dropbox works, so maybe someone can chime in. When you upload a photo to dropbox does it then give you a url for the photo that can be hotlinked? If so, copy the link and paste it between the and tags. your link would go here Thanks, I'll give it a try. Is there a space betw...
by anderld47
Sat Mar 12, 2016 12:20 am
Forum: Ghost Towns & Mining Camps
Topic: Old mining shack
Replies: 2
Views: 5016

Old mining shack

In Spring of 2005 I happened upon this shelter. I think it was in the area of the Greenwater or Furnace sites. I'm going back to the area in late March with a buddy flying out from Boston. I was wondering if anyone has the gps coordinates so I could find it and show it to my friend. I can't figure o...
by anderld47
Sat Mar 12, 2016 12:11 am
Forum: Test Forum
Topic: image test
Replies: 3
Views: 6617

image test