Land Between the Lakes

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Eagle viewing tours and cruises are being offered over the next couple of months at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.

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Biologists have put tracking collars on each of the 24 elk recently released in West Virginia from Land Between the Lakes. 

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An official says storm-damaged trees at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area will be cut and left on the ground.

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Twenty elk born and raised in Land Between the Lakes in western Kentucky will roam free come December 19th, on a 45,000 acre site, in southwestern West Virginia. 

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Volunteer birders converge at Land Between the Lakes Saturday to take part in an annual winter bird census.

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Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area is offering free cedar Christmas tree permits starting later this month.

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Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area is taking early reservations for camping for next August, when a total solar eclipse is occurring.

  For residents in Western Kentucky, the name Golden Pond can bring back bittersweet memories. In the late 1960’s, the Tennessee Valley Authority evacuated residents of the town located in what is now known as Land Between the Lakes. A memorial overlooking Golden Pond was unveiled recently, depicting what it looked like. 

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Paducah officials say the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree will be in western Kentucky next month.

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Officials at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area are looking for volunteers on National Public Lands Day to help clean up trails. 

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