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Polar Vortex Chills Parks

2014-04-01, Department, by Richard J. Dolesh

This winter’s extreme weather brought both positives and negatives to park agencies nationwide.Hundreds of millions of people across North America learned the hard way about a new weather phenomenon this winter — the polar vortex. No matter that the term has been in scientific use for almost 75 years, weather forecasters gushed about the polar vortex as if it had just been discovered hiding s....

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