National Park Service

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an agency of the Interior Department responsible for the national parks

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National Park Service cemeteries are not currently covered by this statute, and neither the VA nor the National Park Service is able to provide this benefit for veterans buried in those cemeteries.
The National Park Service Employees and Alumni Trust Fund is a 501 (c)(3) tax exempt entity that supports disaster relief efforts to aid National Park Service and partner organization employees in the event of major disasters, such as hurricanes, floods, fires, and earthquakes or incidents of personal calamity.
The National Park Service turns 100 on August 25, 2016.
Durham plans to travel and to provide his consulting services to museums and the National Park Service.
The National Park Service previously relied on its own processes to store, donate or auction its outdated computer systems.
CCNPSR maintains that political pressure from the Bush administration is keeping the National Park Service from bringing forward its scientific findings.
The move "raises questions about how the National Park Service is handling its duly as custodians of history," said Jeff Ruth, executive director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, the watchdog group that broke the story in late December.
7 letter to National Park Service Director Fran Mainella, Americans United Executive Director Barry W.
She's reversed a plan that would have banned snowmobiles from Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks, she is limiting the amount of land set aside for wilderness protection, and she is moving forward with a plan to begin "outsourcing" National Park Service jobs to private firms.
As part of an agreement signed a year and a half ago to settle a lawsuit, the National Park Service has re-examined the issue of whether snowmobiles should be entirely banned from these two parks.
National Park Service has selected Timberline's Estimating and Model Estimating software to handle estimating for construction, repair/rehabilitation, and preventative maintenance for all its facilities throughout the National Park System.
Americans for National Parks (ANP), a new advocacy coalition of nonprofit, government and business organizations dedicated to securing needed park funding, says that "while Congress has regularly increased funding, the budget of the National Park Service (NPS) has failed to keep pace with burgeoning pressures from increased visitation, over development, motorized use, and air and water pollution.
The National Park Service is now surveying water quality in areas where motorized recreational watercraft are used.
Like all federal agencies, the National Park Service is required by the Endangered Species Act (ESA) to protect endangered and threatened species, and to avoid any actions that might jeopardize their survival or adversely modify their critical habitats.
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