Arizona towns pitch in to save state parks

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forêt après un incendie dans le parc national de Yellowstone aux USA © AFP PHOTO/George FREY

Taylor Sanford Jr., a 76-year-old Texan who fell in love with the Arizona desert, couldn’t imagine being unable to visit Lost Dutchman State Park to see its scattered fields of golden wildflowers.

So Sanford strode into a community meeting here recently and wrote a check for $8,000, the estimated cost of keeping the park open for a month.

Los Angeles Times

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