• Fulmer Falls at George W. Childs Park

    Delaware Water Gap

    National Recreation Area NJ,PA

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  • Hornbecks Creek Trail Partial Closure

    The trail is closed between the first and second waterfall; a portion of the trail has sloughed off, causing a hazardous condition. The first waterfall is accessible from the 209 trailhead and the second waterfall is accessible from Emory Road.

  • River Road Closure

    Starting on Monday, September 8, River Road will be closed from Park Headquarters to Smithfield Beach while contractors complete pavement repairs. Access to Smithfield Beach will still be possible. More »

CRM Saved From the Dam: Places

 
 

Places: Cultural Landscapes

Preserving Cultural and Historic Landscapes: Developing Standards (National Park Service Technical Bulletin) CRM Magazine (Vol. 3 No. 1 March 1980) An early treatment by Robert Z. Melnick, ASLA, professor of historic landscape architecture, Kansas State University. This article is referenced in the article listed directly below.

Countryside Lost and Found: Discovering Cultural Landscapes CRM Magazine: Saved from the Dam (Vol. 25 No.3 2002) RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: The Tocks Island Dam Controversy, National Register properties within the park, Millbrook Village NJ, architecture in the park, historic leasing, agricultural permits, cultural landscapes.

The Minisink: A chronicle of the upper Delaware Valley CRM Magazine: Saved from the Dam (Vol. 25 No.3 2002) RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: Boy Scout Camps, photos of the Flood of 1955, Major Floods, Tocks Island Dam Controversy, Nancy Shukaitis in her own words, Herbert Kraft, Native American collections.

Assessing Cultural Landscapes CRM Magazine: Saved from the Dam(Vol. 25 No.3 2002) RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: National Register properties within the park.

Yesterday and Today: Planting for Tomorrow CRM Magazine: Saved from the Dam (Vol. 25 No.3 2002) RELATED PAGES IN THIS WEBSITE: historic leasing, agricultural permits, cultural landscapes, Agriculture in the park, Farming the Park.

Searching for the Old Mine Road (under CRM: Stories)

"Drive-thru" History: A Self-Guided Auto Tour (under CRM: Stories)

Did You Know?

A ranger testing water quality in a stream.

... that the Middle Delaware River exceeds ordinary federal standards for clean water. Because of this, special higher standards have been set for the river, so it does not "deteriorate" to being just "clean enough." The river in this park is, and will remain, truly "cleaner than clean." More...