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National Parks Service faces budget cuts

With the National Parks System (NPS) budget proposal for 2018 suggesting a cut of about , staff will be cut 380 million dollars, parks in the NPS will face loss of staff, protective measures, and visitor services. This could mean less available camping ground, development and drilling within parks, and certain park land would be unprotected.



Arts & Entertainment


Sci Tech

Drone driven farming

A San Francisco-based company DroneDeploy just teamed alongside, a leader in agricultural equipment, CNH Industrial to create an agricultural drone that will turn farming into a data-driven profession. These drones, equipped with RGB and filter technology, let farmers detect parasites and fungi, generate variable rate prescriptions for nitrogen and pesticides, negotiate fair crop loss percentages, and assess clean up after natural disasters.


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