Visitor Study Results Available on Website
Contact: Michael Kusch, 315-336-4448
The results of the Visitor Services Project are now available on the Fort Stanwix National Monument website. The Visitor Services Project will assist park management in making decisions on facility use, interpretive programming, and resource management goals. In addition to assisting the NPS make decisions for managing the park, the data provided will assist park staff in communicating information to external audiences and the community.
According to Superintendent Mike Caldwell "This baseline information will assist the to better manage Fort Stanwix as well as assist us and our community partners in targeting our marketing efforts."
The study can be found at www.nps.gov/fost. Click on "Management Documents"
Did You Know?
Out of the approximately 2,000 people who attacked Fort Schuyler/Stanwix, under the command of the British officer Barry St. Leger, only about 200 of them were actually British Regular troops, or "red coats." The rest were a combination of British allied colonists, Indians, and German Regulars. More...