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    Chickasaw

    National Recreation Area Oklahoma

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    During the week of June 10, park rangers at Chickasaw National Recreation Area caught and euthanized a sick fox that subsequently tested for disease, and found to be infected with the rabies. More »

Buffalo Springs

Buffalo Springs area, circa 1935
Buffalo Springs area, circa 1935. Taken shortly after the completion of CCC work, this photograph shows the spring enclosure and nearby parking area.
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Buffalo Spring surfaces in a rock-bound pool in a restful glade near the eastern edge of the park.

Did You Know?

Seal of the Chickasaw Nation

Chickasaw National Recreation Area commemorates a landmark in natural resource conservation, as it is the first national park area in the United States established with the cooperation of an Indian Tribe. In 1902, leaders of the Chickasaw Nation sold the land for the park to the U.S. government. More...