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Yosemite Week

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CapRadio marked the release of our new podcast YosemiteLand with a week full of coverage about the park, including interviews with host Ezra David Romero, his appearance on Insight with Beth Ruyak, and more stories from the podcast.

Even though Yosemite Week is over, check back for more stories, interviews and bonus material from YosemiteLand as new episodes are released.

 

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Yosemite Rock Climbing Goes Mainstream

September 10, 2018

Rock climbing in Yosemite National Park is no longer a sport for extreme athletes or long-haired rebels. Indoor climbing gyms have trained a new generation of climbers who clamber up the famous rocks.

YosemiteLand

We Want To Hear From You

August 31, 2018

We won’t have an episode on Labor Day, but we want to hear from you! Is there a issue we neglected to discuss? Or did you want to hear more about a particular topic? If so, shoot Ezra a voice memo or a note at ezra.romero@capradio.org.

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YosemiteLand

E6: Green Dragon

August 28, 2018

In this episode, Ezra tours Yosemite Valley on a "green dragon" — an open-air tour bus — and also learns about rock falls and why historic places in the park have been renamed.

YosemiteLand

Coming Soon: YosemiteLand Episode 6

August 27, 2018

Hey everyone, Episode 6 will be out Tuesday. In the meantime, here's a taste.

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YosemiteLand

E5: Wahhoga

August 20, 2018

For more than four decades, the Ahwahneechee people — the Native Americans with ties to Yosemite Valley — had no place to call home. Now, one of their villages is being resurrected.

YosemiteLand

Coming Soon: YosemiteLand Episode 5

August 13, 2018

Hey listeners, we’re still hustling away on Episode 5. In the meantime, check out this teaser.

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Environment

When It Comes To Saving Yosemite From Fire, Fire May Be The Solution

August 8, 2018 | Ezra David Romero

Listen now to the latest episode of Capital Public Radio’s YosemiteLand podcast.

AP Photo / Noah Berger

YosemiteLand

E4: Yosemite On Fire

August 6, 2018

In this episode, Ezra looks at the future of fire in Yosemite. He hikes with a scientist studying how climate change could transform its landscape, talks with the park's first female fire chief, and learns about life growing up in a fire zone.

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YosemiteLand

E3: On The Rock

July 30, 2018

In this episode, Ezra chats with rock climbing legends, explores how gyms are diversifying who climbs, and gets out on the rock near Glacier Point. He also talks with women climbers who are leading the way.

YosemiteLand

E2: Take Me Away

July 23, 2018

Traffic in Yosemite during peak tourist months is often compared to rush hour in Los Angeles. Join host Ezra David Romero as he sits in a snarl-up of tourists and learns how all these cars put wildlife at risk.