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Park Service now looks at Civil War Reconstruction sites

...the Civil War now past, the National Park Service is turning its attention to...system of slave labor. The National Park Service is undertaking what it calls...Carolina coast, is one of the National Park Service staffers working with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-25/park-service-now-looks-civil
Park service needs younger visitors for aging facilities

...After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the country's...water supply to the site, National Park Service Director Jonathan Jarvis said...led to the creation of the National Park Service.In the 1950s, there were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-04/park-service-needs-younger-visitors
Georgia's Cumberland Island has much to offer visitors

...different kind of place," said Doug Hoffman, a National Park Service biologist at Cumberland Island National Seashore...during 2014 totaled 61,402, according to the National Park Service. SRS HUNT APPLICATIONS: Applications are being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-05-02/georgias-cumberland-isla
Baab: Congressman can help out on three fishing issues

...Finally, Biscayne National Park off the Florida coast would be put off limits to recreational anglers if the National Park Service goes ahead with its huge no-fishing zone. More than 10 million recreational fishermen would be locked out if...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-04-02/congressman-can-
Opinions differ as law preserves Greenwood's segregated war memorial

...that their children or grandchildren might get ... we should acknowledge that."Eric Williams, a retired National Park Service historian, wrote an op-ed in Greenwood's Index-Journal newspaper in December, stating the memorial serves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-14/opinions-differ-law-preserves
National Park Service stops construction on Cumberland

KINGSLAND, Ga. - The National Park Service has issued a stop-work order to halt the construction...Patricia Hooks, the regional director for the National Park Service, said Thursday in a statement that Department of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/04/met_138403.shtml
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Hiking and learning on the Civil War battlefields

...to figures provided by the National Park Service. The Manassas National Battlefield...says Mike Litterst, a National Park Service spokesman. Most have a visitor's...on the Civil War Trust and National Park Service websites, or pick up brochures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-05-24/hiking-and-learning-civil-war-battl
Company seeks rights to names of iconic Grand Canyon lodges

...and other facilities to adopt new identities.The National Park Service is weighing how to respond with the U.S. Patent...Law School.Xanterra declined to comment.The National Park Service wouldn't say whether it would oppose Xanterra's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-25/company-seeks-rights-names
Thousands could mark anniversary of civil rights clash in Selma

...they sought safety after being beaten.Near the bridge, a free tour of an interpretative center built by the National Park Service offers photographs of the events and emotional video interviews with people who were on both sides of the issues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-01-24/thousands-could-mark-anniversary-ci
Touring Atlanta streetcar's new route

...Martin Luther King National Historic Site. Of particular interest is the home where King was born and raised. National Park Service guides lead tours through the yellow Queen Anne Victorian home and give unbelievable insight into the civil rights...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-02-07/touring-atlanta-streetca