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National Parks Diversity
Hikers descend a ridge inside Rocky Mountain National Park, near Estes Park, Colo., on Aug. 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
Farm Safety
FILE- In this May 3, 2011, file photo, beef and dairy cows graze on a farm in Thompson, Conn. Connecticut officials are joining other states in educating local farmers about how to mitigate public health risks as more people visit their farms. State and federal officials are holding a conference Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, in Hartford, Conn. to discuss topics ranging from preventing E. coli outbreaks to safely preparing food on the farm. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
Shawn Davis and Josh Dragnet lead their team down Manitou Avenue during the 21st Annual Emma Crawford Coffin Races on Saturday, October 24, 2015. Teams of five, including one Emma and four runners, push their coffins 195 feet to the finish line. Video at Gazette.com. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette
Traffic Deaths
FILE - In this April 28, 2016 file photo, a wrecker crew prepares to flip over a Ford Bronco that was involved in an accident in Brownsville, Texas. Traffic fatalities were up 9 percent in the first six months of this year compared to the same period last year, continuing a surge in deaths that began two years ago as the economy improved and travel picked up, according to preliminary estimates released Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, by the National Safety Council. (Jason Hoekema/The Brownsville Herald via AP, File)
Euthanized Elephant
FILE - In this May 27, 2009, file photo, Ranchipur, a male Asian elephant, is seen at the Elephant Odyssey exhibit at the San Diego Zoo. The San Diego Zoo says it has had to put down the 50-year-old Asian elephant who is suffering from old age. Zoo officials said the male elephant suddenly became weak Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, and did not respond to emergency treatment. The life expectancy for Asian elephants in captivity is about 42 years. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)