Public Review & Comments Requested for Environmental Assessment
George Washington Carver National Monument would like to invite the public to review the Heartland Invasive Plant Management Plan and Environmental Assessment. The newly developed plan will guide the park and fourteen other national parks in the Midwest Region in eradication, control, or containment of invasive plants.
Did You Know?
Visitors will see an ash hopper at the historic 1881 Moses Carver House. The early settlers mixed cold fireplace ash with rain water in the hopper. The caustic mixture became lye. Animal fat was added for making lye soap. George used lye soap when he operated his laundry business.