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Home to a great northern wilderness, Sweden is also a nation where subway stations are art exhibits and urban canals are clean enough to swim in. The country's people appreciate the delicate balance between man and nature, form and function, ancient and modern.
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The following articles provide recent wilderness-related news.
A pair of hikers lost in the rugged, icy mountains of Southern California rationed food and sipped water through a filtered straw to survive for five days until searchers finally found them
ABC News. Thursday, 11 Apr 2019 15:19:59 -0400.
An American woman kidnapped at a popular African safari destination started her journey home after a ransom was paid to free her. Video shows Kimberley Sue Endecott leaving a wilderness lodge in Uganda by helicopter early Monday. ...
CBS News. Monday, 08 Apr 2019 11:37:51 +0000.
The Carrico sisters were getting impatient.After days of heavy rain in Humboldt County, California, the sky was finally clear on Saturday NZT. Leia, 8, and Caroline, 5, were eager to play outside and hike through the woods ...
New Zealand Herald. Wednesday, 06 Mar 2019 07:13:16 +1200.
Two young sisters who survived in the California wilderness for nearly two days are recounting their story. Rescuers found Caroline and Leia Carrico near Richardson Grove State Park on Sunday, about a mile-and-half from their house. ...
CBS News. Tuesday, 05 Mar 2019 12:42:58 +0000.
An Amtrak train with 183 passengers and crew on board was on its way back to civilization on Tuesday after it hit a fallen tree and was stranded in the snowy Oregon wilderness for about 37 hours, railroad officials said.
Reuters. Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 22:03:56 -0500.
Years in the works, the measure designates more than a million acres of wilderness for environmental protection and permanently reauthorizes a federal program to pay for conservation.
Coral Davenport. New York Times. Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 23:59:11 GMT.