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Yellowstone seeks comment on trail project

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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - The National Park Service is seeking public comment on improving a trail in Yellowstone National Park.

The proposed project involves the Mist Creek Pass Trail in the area around Mist Creek Meadows in the Lamar River drainage.

The main intent of the project will be to harden sections of trail that are regularly wet and boggy by adding rock to the trail subsurface at strategic locations.

Work also will include erosion control.

The project would be done by National Park Service staff in partnership with the Montana Conservation Corps. It would be funded through the Wyoming Department of State Parks and Cultural Resources Recreational Trails Program.

Comments must be received by midnight on Nov. 28.

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