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    Park District of Columbia

Laws & Policies

Wildflowers of the Anacostia River

Wildflowers of Anacostia Park

Ian Lothian

Anacostia Park was authorized as part of a system of parks for the city.

1924 Legislation

1926 Legislation

1930 Capper-Cramton Act

Firearm Regulations

Superintendent's Compendium


Did You Know?

A flattened map of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed

Washington DC is is the middle of the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Trash and balloons from the neighborhood or park go from the streets to the Bay and oceans where it may kill marine life. Do your part to keep litter in its place. More...