The phrase national park is a noun. National Park means (1) a tract of land declared by the national government to be public property.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the phrase national park.
This is the official website for the National Park Service, created in 1916 by President Woodrow Wilson. Following its creation, over 100 countries organized similar services. The Service, part of the Dept. of the Interior, cares for the over 400 natural parks that include places as diverse as the Grand Canyon and the Statue of Liberty. On the website users can search for parks by State and more.
Located in southeastern California, 140 miles east of Los Angeles, Joshua Tree National Park includes parts of the Mohave Desert and Colorado Desert and gets its name from the spiky-tipped Joshua trees that are native to the Mohave Desert ecosystem.
This United States government map portal provides access to maps produced by government agencies such as the USGS, Census Bureau, Forest Service, NOAA, and National Park Service.
Bar Harbor is a picturesque small town in southeastern Maine that is located on the northeast shore of Mount Desert Island. Nearby Acadia National Park contains Cadillac Mountain, the highest point on the eastern seaboard.
This National Park directory page lists National Parks, Historic Landmarks, and Natural Landmarks in the State of Alaska. An interactive Alaska map, plus photos and highlights, are included thereon.
Recreation.gov is a gateway to America's Outdoors. It offers trip planning, information sharing, and reservations services for recreational facilities operated by government agencies such as the Army Corps of Engineers, the Forest Service, the National Park Service, the Bureau of Land Management, the Bureau of Reclamation, and the Fish and Wildlife Service. Website visitors can discover recreational opportunities in a specific area and make reservations online or by phone.
The following articles provide recent national park-related news.
DENALI NATIONAL PARK, Alaska (AP) - Road crews have cleared one lane in Alaska's Denali National Park and Preserve, and buses are beginning to return about 300 stranded tourists back to the park entrance. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 16 Aug 2019 23:19:27 -0400.
A 14-year-old girl vacationing with her family at Glacier National Park in Montana died on Monday after falling rocks hit her vehicle, officials said.
Nicole Darrah. Fox News. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019 04:03:01 GMT.
With a location by the most visited national park in the country, Gatlinburg hosts a variety of special resorts that will have visitors wanting to come back to recreate their vacation.
By Robin Raven, Contributor. Forbes. Monday, 5 Aug 2019 21:00:00 +0000.
A US Navy fighter jet has crashed in Death Valley National Park in California, injuring seven people who were at a scenic viewpoint, officials said.
Irish Independent. Thursday, 01 Aug 2019 01:02:15 +0100.
Yellowstone National Park officials say a bison bull tossed a 9-year-old Florida girl into the air when the animal charged a group of about 50 tourists.
Ap. ABC News. Wednesday, 24 Jul 2019 13:27:46 +0000.
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