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Sunday, January 28, 2007

Yosemite lawsuit may limit access to national parks

Visitors view Half Dome from Glacier Point at Yosemite National Park. Millions flock here each year to admire the soaring crags and plunging falls chiseled by the Merced River. But the car-bound throngs and the infrastructure needed to house and feed them are precisely what threatens the federally protected waterway.