merced river http://kvpr.org en The Merced River Plan and the Future of Yosemite National Park http://kvpr.org/post/merced-river-plan-and-future-yosemite-national-park-0 <p></p> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 20:18:31 +0000 Rebecca Plevin 13031 at http://kvpr.org The Merced River Plan and the Future of Yosemite National Park Yosemite Releases Draft Merced River Plan http://kvpr.org/post/yosemite-releases-draft-merced-river-plan <p>It has taken more than a decade, but Yosemite National Park finally released today its draft plans to protect and restore the Merced River corridor for the next 20 years.</p><p>The plans, which include six different alternatives, are intended to preserve the river, and provide visitors with opportunities to enjoy the river, according to Kathleen Morse, chief of planning at Yosemite National Park.</p><p>“It’s a dual purpose plan: One to protect the resources, and two, to provide access to them,” Morse said.</p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 02:06:58 +0000 Rebecca Plevin 9147 at http://kvpr.org Yosemite Releases Draft Merced River Plan