Hiking and Backpacking Accident and Rescue News Roundup – Sept 4, 2019

Missing Spokane Teen Found Dead at the Base of a Steep Slope Near Cle Elum Spokesman-Review September 4, 2019 

Hiking Rescues at 71 for the year so far – Olympic National Park Update 2019 Peninsula Daily September 4, 2019

21-year-old hiker missing for 3 years found deep in Mt. Jefferson Wilderness Area (Oregon) Oregon Live September 3, 2019

Electric Bikes Coming to National Parks – Fast Company Magazine September 3, 2019 

Backpacker Magazine Weekly Accident and Survival Report Summary – August 26 to September 3, 2019 

Pair of Lost Hikers Survive on Blueberries and Ants in the North CascadesTacoma News Tribune August 29, 2019 

WH&C Admin Dr. Ann Nelson – Life Achievements Story NY Times August 26, 2019

Dogs at Risk from Lepto and Giardia Denver ABC TV news feature story

Don’t Drink the Water – Discover Magazine article about the hazards of drinking untreated surface water

Giardia – Reported to Be the Most Common Intestinal Parasite in Humans in the USA Outbreak News July 2019