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LGBT Heritage: National Park Service's Latest Initiative

NATIONAL | By John McDonald | Oct 18
The Park Service's plan is to identify locations that are significant to the history of America's LGBT community and protect those places for future generations to enjoy and remember.

Park Service Focusing On LGBT Heritage To Diversify Program

CULTURE | By John McDonald | Aug 17
The Park Service's plan is to identify locations that are significant to the history of America's gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender communities and protect those places for future generations to enjoy and remember.

LGBT Historic Sites Get Park Service Attention

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jan 11
The lack of LGBT historic sites with federal recognition is garnering the attention of National Park Service officials, who are now seeking nominations of sites to be added to the National Register of Historic Places.

Cherry Grove Community House Added to Natl. Register of Historic Places

LOCAL | By EDGE | Jun 10
At the urging of US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D- NY), The Cherry Grove Community House on Fire Island has been added to the National of Historic Places.

Eight National Park Lodges Join Historic Hotels of America

Nov 17
Eight national park lodges have joined Historic Hotels of America®, a program for the National Trust for Historic Preservation®. The hotels are located in Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, Death Valley, Zion and Crater Lake National Parks.

Autumn in the Adirondacks

Sep 6
This fall, discover New York’s military history, taste the delights of the harvest, and experience the colorful fall foliage of the Adirondacks.

Miraculous Bat Exodus at New Mexico Caverns

By MARCIA DUNN | Aug 30
There’s nothing like bats to draw a crowd to the scorching Chihuahuan Desert in the late summer heat. Several hundred people gathered a little before sunset one recent weekend outside the natural, open-mouth entrance to Carlsbad Caverns.

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