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This closure affects Monument Valley, Antelope Canyon and other Navajo Nation parks. Below are quotes from this news article.
"The president said the Navajo Nation Division of Natural Resources informed him late Thursday afternoon that they will close public parks and recreational areas under tribal control as a precautionary measure."
"There are no confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus on the Navajo Nation, a sovereign nation larger than ten U.S. states. But surrounding areas which boast large numbers of Navajo people, including Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and Colorado, have all confirmed multiple cases of the virus."