Fox Found at Chickasaw National Recreation Area Tested Positive for Rabies
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 »
2011 Trails and Rails Program Schedule
Contact: Lauren Gurniewicz, 580-622-7282
Chickasaw National Recreation Area Superintendent Bruce Noble is pleased to announce the 2011 season for the Trails & Rails program aboard Amtrak’s Heartland Flyer. Trails & Rails is a partnership between the National Park Service (NPS) and Amtrak to provide on-board education programs to train passengers. The program is coordinated through the Volunteer-In-Parks Program at Chickasaw National Recreation Area in Sulphur, Oklahoma.
Saturday, May 28, 2011
Did You Know?
Many of the nearly 500 T2 oil tankers built during World War II were named for National Parks. Among them was the SS Platt Park, named for Platt National Park [the present-day Platt Historic District in Chickasaw National Recreation Area]. More...