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Yosemite Rangers See Rise in Prohibited Use of Drones

Posted May 2nd, 2014 @ 6:27pm

Federal regulations actually ban the unmanned aircraft in National Parks, but that hasn't stopped tourists from packing them up and using them to capture otherwise impossible-to-get photographs of the breathtaking landscape. As rangers gear up for an increase in visitors during the summer, Gediman says he hopes Friday's announcement, along with similar advisories on Facebook and Twitter, will encourage people to leave their drones at home.


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