National Park Service


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Noun1.National Park Service - an agency of the Interior Department responsible for the national parksNational Park Service - an agency of the Interior Department responsible for the national parks
Department of the Interior, DoI, Interior Department, Interior - the United States federal department charged with conservation and the development of natural resources; created in 1849
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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Im pleased to see the Senate pass this bill, lifting the undue burden on the veterans and their families buried in cemeteries managed by the National Park Service, said Isakson.
In partnership with the National Park Foundation and three academic institutions--the University of Washington, the University of Mississippi, and Morgan State University--the National Park Service will launch this postdoctoral fellowship program to support national parks with scholarship related to labor history and productivity, the legacy of the civil rights movement, and gender and sexuality equality.
One hundred percent of all donations go directly to support National Park Service and partner organization employees who were affected by the storms.
One hundred years later, the National Park Service has more than 400 parks across America.
Established in 1916, the National Park Service, an agency within the Department of Interior, serves as the steward of public natural and cultural resources of national significance.
The board of trustees of the Destination & Travel Foundation said it has selected the US National Park Service as the upcoming recipient of its highest honor, the Spirit of Hospitality Award, presented annually to the individual or organization that has shown exceptional dedication and commitment to the travel and tourism industry.
With this financing, Sandy Hook Partners has eliminated one of the last remaining hurdles to make this project a reality, particularly after Federal District Court Judge Mary Cooper recently dismissed an on-going lawsuit against the National Park Service and Sandy Hook Partners.
He is the author of a book, numerous planning documents for the National Park Service, and several historical monographs and articles.
We are standardizing on Dell Asset Recovery Services because of the commitment from Dell to recycle these systems in accordance with Environmental Protection Agency standards," said Dom Nessi, chief information officer for the National Park Service.
What was missing was the fact that the National Park Service spelled out very clearly in its study that, under the Bush administration's proposal to increase snowmobile use in Yellowstone and Grand Teton, visitors may want to wear ear plugs to avoid hearing damage and that they may not be completely safe breathing the park's air when it is polluted by snowmobiles.
The North Cascades National Park Service contacted NAS Whidbey Island, Wash.
Under pressure from far-fight Christian groups and lawmakers, including "Kansas Republican congressman Todd Tiahrt, the National Park Service reportedly decided to cut certain images from the video, including those of the pro-gay Millenium March in Washington in 2000.

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