2014 Changes to the Superintendent's Compendium
Point Reyes National Seashore will be including an unmanned aircraft closure to the Superintendent's Compendium. The NPS invites the public to submit written suggestions, comments, and concerns about this change. Comment deadline is August 19. More »
Body Found in Point Reyes National Seashore on May 21, 2014
Contact: John Dell'Osso, 415-464-5135
Contact: Lt. Keith Boyd, Assistant Chief Deputy Coroner, 415-473-6043
On May 21, 2014, shortly after noon, a body was discovered in Point Reyes National Seashore near the Palomarin Trailhead at the southern end of Point Reyes National Seashore.
The body matches the description of a person reported missing from Santa Rosa. The decedent was identified through fingerprint analysis as Jade Dashiell, a 41-year old female resident of Santa Rosa. The National Park Service worked under a unified command with the Marin County Sheriff’s Office, Marin County Search & Rescue, Marin County Fire, Santa Rosa Police Department, and US Coast Guard to search for the missing person after the vehicle was located at the Palomarin Trailhead parking lot around 5 pm on Tuesday, May 20.
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In addition to raising sea levels and temperatures, the increased concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is changing ocean chemistry by reducing the pH of the ocean. This decreased pH reduces the availability of minerals which marine organisms use to build shells and reef structures. More...