642May 25, 2010
Future of the National Park System
Witnesses testified about the future of the National Park System, conservation programs, and the mission of the National Park Service. Among the topics they addressed were visitation rates, ...
30Mar 29, 2000
2001 National Park Service Budget
Mr. Stanton and others testified about funding needs for the National Park Service. Among the issues addressed were improving facility management and employee housing, controlling visitor ...
27Jul 2, 1998
Washington Monument Restoration Phase 2
National Parks Foundation representatives talked with reporters about the next phase of restoration of the Washington Monument.
32Nov 12, 1997
National Park Access
Dr. Winks and Park Service officials considered and debated how to balance maintaining parks' ecosystems and providing access to visitors. The panelists each gave an individual ...
40Nov 11, 1997
Vietnam Veterans Day Ceremony
Veterans of the Vietnam War gathered to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. General McCaffrey and Senator Hagel, both Vietnam veterans, delivered addresses to the ...
37Mar 20, 1997
National Parks Future
In the second of two hearings, the subcommittee heard testimony about the future of the National Parks system. Mr. Kennedy commented on many of the comments at the first hearing on issues ...