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memorial consisting of a structure or natural landmark of historic interest

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Chairman of the Commission to Preserve National Monuments of Bosnia and Herzegovina Radoje VidoviA and members prof.
The plan will guide changes to the way existing services, activities, and programs are provided in multiple locations throughout John Day Fossil Beds National Monument by defining what barriers limit accessibility and providing recommendations on how they can be modified or removed to increase accessibility for all users.
It's time for our leaders in Congress to do the will of the people and defend our national parks and national monuments.
It also would nearly halve the size of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, also in southern Utah, splitting it into three units.
Trump's order reduces the size of the iconic Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah, where numerous dinosaur fossils have been found.
Those with concerns about the impacts of the expansion of the national monument were ignored and kept in the dark throughout this abbreviated process.
Conservation groups, state attorneys general and Native American tribes, including the five tribes which lobbied to create one of the sites under review -- Bears Ears National Monument in Utah -- have already said they plan to challenge any changes in court.
Civil rights: The Freedom Riders National Monument in Anniston, Alabama, marks the spot where a bus carrying a group of interracial activists was firebombed.
The federal government is currently considering establishing two Marine National Monuments in New England waters.
Among the additional targets in the federal cross hairs is the proposed mammoth Owyhee Canyonlands National Monument in eastern Oregon, encompassing much of the land where the recent conflict erupted that culminated in the shooting death of Arizona rancher LaVoy Finicum by federal and state law enforcement and the arrest of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and his sons Ammon and Ryan.
Two of the new National Park Service sites--Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Monument in Maryland and Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument in Ohio--will tell the stories of two African-American heroes who risked their lives to serve their country and lead other African Americans to a better life, be it via the Underground Railroad or a ranger post in Sequoia and Yosemite National Parks.
Utah's national parks include Arches National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Canyonlands National Park, Capitol Reef National Park, Zion National Park, Cedar Breaks National Monument, Dinosaur National Monument.
Saved in time; the fight to establish Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Colorado.
Natoli Construction Corporation restored permanent power to the Statue of Liberty National Monument.
has launched a new limited edition 'Ancestral Ale' in honor of President Obama's designation of the Chimney Rock Archaeological Area in southwestern Colorado as a National Monument.
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