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The 'eternal silence' is shattered

January 20, 1986

Tourist planes, helicopters and military aircraft make it hard to find peace and quiet in the Grand Canyon.

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The 'eternal silence' is shattered
Tourist planes, helicopters and military aircraft make it hard to find peace and quiet in the Grand Canyon.
The West's energy dominoes came crashing down
Dropping oil prices ripple through the West.
Conservationists spent much of 1985 fighting roading and logging
Wilderness legislation in 1984 that protected millions of acres of new wilderness also opened millions of acres to new roading and logging.