Open House - July 2011
Join us at one of Yosemite's monthly Open Houses! These are held during the last Wednesday of the month typically from January - October. Open Houses are located in Yosemite Valley in the Visitor Center Auditorium, from 1-4pm.
The public is invited to the Open House to:
July 27, 2011
The following projects were presented:
Presentation 1 [1.87 MB PDF]: Introduction & Update on Current Plans and Projects
Presentation 2 [2.58 MB PDF]: Ansel Adams Gallery Comprehensive Rehabilitation
Presentation 3 [1.73 MB PDF]: The Ahwahnee Comprehensive Rehabilitation Plan
Presentation 4 [971 kb PDF]: How to Comment - Introduction to PEPC
Presentation 5 [4.58 MB PDF]: Fire Management in Yosemite
Presentation 6 [4.95 MB PDF]: Half Dome Permit System
After the presentations project managers were available for further discussion on the projects such as the Tioga Road Rehabilitation plan and Badger Pass Ski Lodge.
Did You Know?
In Yosemite Valley, dropping over 594-foot Nevada Fall and then 317-foot Vernal Fall, the Merced River creates what is known as the “Giant Staircase.” Such exemplary stair-step river morphology is characterized by a large variability in river movement and flow, from quiet pools to the dramatic drops of the waterfalls themselves.