Industry headlines: Intriguing reads from around the web
MEC sale advances: A Canadian court has approved the sale of the co-op to an American investment firm. Members of the protest group called Save MEC have announced a virtual town hall to discuss next steps. [Simcoe Reformer, Daily Hive]
eBikes on public lands: The Interior Department has finalized regulations for the use of electronic bicycles in national parks. [National Parks Traveler]
Raising kids outdoors: A new film from outdoor photographer Chris Burkard explores the unique experience of raising a child while holding a job in the outdoor industry. [GearJunkie]
Graffiti in national parks: Arches and Zion National Parks are seeing an uptick in graffiti recently, a troubling new challenge for park management. [The Spectrum]
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Outdoor magazines cease operations: Four of the industry's oldest print publications will stop publishing indefinitely, with all employees furloughed until further notice.
Endorsing politicians: Should outdoor brands back specific candidates for political office? REI and Patagonia disagree.