SUBCOMMITTEE ON NATIONAL PARKS HEARING: to receive testimony on the following bills: S. 114, S. 127, S. 140, S. 161, S.

The purpose of the hearing is to receive testimony on the following bills: S. 114, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to enter into… read more

The purpose of the hearing is to receive testimony on the following bills: S. 114, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to enter into a cooperative agreement for a park headquarters at San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, to expand the boundary of the Park, to conduct a study of potential land acquisitions, and for other purposes; S. 127, to establish the Buffalo Bayou National Heritage Area in the State of Texas, and for other purposes; S. 140, to designate as wilderness certain land and inland water within the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in the State of Michigan, and for other purposes; S. 161, to establish Pinnacles National Park in the State of California as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes; S. 177, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to acquire the Gold Hill Ranch in Coloma, California; S. 247, to establish the Harriet Tubman National Historical Park in Auburn, New York, and the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park in Caroline, Dorchester, and Talbot Counties, Maryland, and for other purposes; S. 279, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to carry out a study to determine the suitability and feasibility of establishing Camp Hale as a unit of the National Park System; S. 302, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue right-of-way permits for a natural gas transmission pipeline in nonwilderness areas within the boundary of Denali National Park, and for other purposes; S. 313, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to issue permits for a microhydro project in nonwilderness areas within the boundaries of Denali National Park and Preserve, to acquire land for Denali National Park and Preserve from Doyon Tourism, Inc., and for other purposes; S. 323, to establish the First State National Historical Park in the State of Delaware, and for other purposes; S. 403, to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Molalla River in the State of Oregon, as components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes; S. 404, to modify a land grant patent issued by the Secretary of the Interior; S. 508, to establish the Chimney Rock National Monument in the State of Colorado; S. 535, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to lease certain lands within Fort Pulaski National Monument, and for other purposes; S. 564, to designate the Valles Caldera National Preserve as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes; S. 599, to establish a commission to commemorate the sesquicentennial of the American Civil War; S. 713, to modify the boundary of Petersburg National Battlefield in the Commonwealth of Virginia, and for other purposes; S. 765, to modify the boundary of the Oregon Caves National Monument, and for other purposes; S. 779, to authorize the acquisition and protection of nationally significant battlefields and associated sites of the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812 under the American Battlefield Protection Program; S. 849, to establish the Waco Mammoth National Monument in the State of Texas, and for other purposes; and S. 858, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to determine the suitability and feasibility of designating the Colonel Charles Young Home in Xenia, Ohio as a unit of the National Park System, and for other purposes (Hearing Room SD-366). The hearing will be webcast live on the Committee’s website, and an archive video will be available shortly after the hearing is complete. Witness testimony will be available on the website at the start of the hearing.  width="100%" color="#999999" size="1" noshade / Majority Statements No Statements Posted Minority Statements No Statements Posted width="100%" color="#999999" size="1" noshade / Witnesses Panel 1 src="http://energy.senate.gov/public/_images/arrows/arrow_blue.gif" align="middle" hspace="3" / The Honorable Thomas Carper, U.S. Senate Panel 2 src="http://energy.senate.gov/public/_images/arrows/arrow_blue.gif" align="middle" hspace="3" / Stephen E. Whitesell - Associate Director of Park Planning, Facilities, and Lands National Park Service, Department of the Interior src="http://energy.senate.gov/public/_images/arrows/arrow_blue.gif" align="middle" hspace="3" / Joel Holtrop - Deputy Chief, National Forest System, Department of Agriculture src="http://energy.senate.gov/public/_images/arrows/arrow_blue.gif" align="middle" hspace="3" / Dr. Raymond Loretto - Chairman, Valles Caldera Trust class="Footer Energy and Natural Resources Committee 304 Dirksen Senate Building Washington, DC 20510 (202) 224-4971 close

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