Grand Canyon http://kunm.org en Grand Canyon Disposable Water Bottle Bann Blocked http://kunm.org/post/grand-canyon-disposable-water-bottle-bann-blocked <p>Grand Canyon officials had all but banned disposable water bottles when the nation&rsquo;s parks director blocked the plan. Environmentalists are fired up after hearing reports that the decision was influenced by Coca-Cola. From the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a>, Laurel Morales reports.</p> Fri, 02 Dec 2011 17:37:47 +0000 4898 at http://kunm.org Grand Canyon Disposable Water Bottle Bann Blocked Ban on Uranium Mining Near GCNP Advances http://kunm.org/post/ban-uranium-mining-near-gcnp-advances <p>The Obama Administration released this week its plan to ban new uranium mining on land surrounding Grand Canyon National Park for 20 years. But this may not be the end of the battle. For the <a href="http://fronterasdesk.org">Fronteras Changing America Desk</a> Laurel Morales reports from Flagstaff.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 28 Oct 2011 15:49:04 +0000 3166 at http://kunm.org Ban on Uranium Mining Near GCNP Advances