Travel Guide To Colorado's Great Sand DunesHead out for a vacation that will put you in the heart of America's Great Sand Dunes. During your trip you can explore the country's highest dunes, go hiking through diverse forests or splash around in local waterways.
New Jersey Sets Up Website To Expose Illegal Park DumpersTrash a New Jersey park, and your reputation may be trashed online. The State of New Jersey has launched a website to expose people who are dumping illegally.
Judge Orders NY State Parks To Halt Outdoor Smoking BanState Supreme Court Justice George Ceresia said the February rules establishing no-smoking areas at various parks isn't supported by any policy set by the Legislature.
Revenues Up Despite Drop In Attendance At Long Island State Parks, BeachesThe fickle weather all summer impacted attendance numbers, state officials said.
36 New Officers Added To New York State Park Police ForceThe New York State Parks system is adding 36 new officers to the ranks of its force, which is responsible for safety at 179 parks and 35 historic sites.
More Smoking Bans Coming To New York State ParksSmoking will be forbidden at more New York State parks this summer.
Cuomo: All L.I. State Parks, Beaches Set To Open By Memorial DayThe island's state beaches and inland parks, including Jones Beach, sustained almost $100 million in damage from the October storm, according to the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation.
Gas Prices, Economy May Be Driving Spike In NJ Park AttendanceThe state Environmental Protection Department says visits have tripled since 1980, to a record 18.8 million people in fiscal 2010. It's up 2 million since 2007.

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