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September 18, 2015
North Channel Access to be Restricted as Erosion Control Project Gets Under Way
Effective immediately, Fort Pulaski National Monument has closed a number of trails that access the north channel of the Savannah River as an erosion control project gets under way.

August 06, 2015
Portion of McQueen’s Island Trail Closed for Construction
Effective immediately, the Chatham County Parks & Recreation Department has closed the west end of the McQueen's Island Trail and the mid-point parking lot for construction work.

May 15, 2015
Monument will Increase Entrance Fees Beginning June 15
Fort Pulaski National Monument will implement an entrance fee increase on Monday, June 15, 2015. The park was authorized to increase the individual entrance fee from $5 to $7 and the full Fort Pulaski Annual Park Pass from $10 to $30.

May 06, 2015
Fort Pulaski Receives Centennial Challenge Grant
Fort Pulaski National Monument and the Friends of Cockspur Island Lighthouse announced they were the joint recipients of a 2015 National Park Service Centennial Challenge Grant.

May 05, 2015
Visitor Spending Impacts Local Economy
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 387,000 visitors to Fort Pulaski National Monument in 2014 spent $23.9 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 351 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $28.9 million.

October 14, 2014
Fort Pulaski to Offer 10 Days of Free Admission in 2015
Fort Pulaski National Monument will waive entrance fees on 10 days in 2015.

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