This weeks links (2016-08-22)

In brief:

* Climate change will mean the end of national parks as we know them (2016-Aug-22) [Guardian]
As the National Parks Service (USA) turns 100 this week, we look at how receding ice, extreme heat and acidifying oceans are transforming America’s landscapes, and guardians of national parks face the herculean task of stopping it.

* Czech tourist reveals how she survived 30-day ordeal in New Zealand mountains (2016-Aug-26) [Guardian]
Pavlina Pizova tells of enduring the death of her partner, sleeping three nights in the open and how attempts to walk back to safety were thwarted by poor weather and avalanches.

* Inside the Routeburn track hut that saved Czech woman stuck in NZ wilderness – pictures (2016-Aug-26) [Guardian]


* Men’s 1500m Final

* Men’s 5000m Final

* Men’s Marathon Highlights



Some reading/listening:


Something from Bandcamp:
IRON ALTAR by Iron Altar

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