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 »
Oklahoma's National Parks at 2010 State Fair
Contact: Skip Wheeler, 405-609-8860
National Park Rangers from
“Last year, Ken Burns highlighted national parks across the country with his series, ‘The National Parks:
On Senior Day, Wednesday, September 22, the interagency
On Deaf Awareness Day, Thursday, September 23, NPS sign language interpreters will staff the booth from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
For more information on the NPS booth at the Oklahoma State Fair, please call (405) 609-8859. For additional information about the
Did You Know?
Both of the lakes found in the Chickasaw National Recreation Area are man-made reservoirs. Veterans Lake was built by the WPA in 1936 and added to the park in 1983. The Lake of the Arbuckles was built by the Bureau of Reclamation in 1963 and managed as a separate park until 1976. More...