Joshua Tree Revises Park Regulations
Superintendent Curt Sauer announced that Joshua Tree National Park has revised park regulations contained in the Superintendent’s Compendium. The Compendium is a list of park-specific regulations National Park Service Superintendents are authorized to issue under the Federal Code Regulations (36CFR, sec.1.5).
The Compendium codifies park regulations “necessary for the maintenance of public health and safety, protection of environmental or scenic values, protection of natural or cultural resources, aid to scientific research, implementation of management responsibilities, equitable allocation and use of facilities, or the avoidance of conflict among visitor use activities.”
Revisions to the Superintendent’s Compendium for Joshua Tree National Park are as follows:
These revisions to the Compendium are adopted with the issuance of this press release. A complete copy of the Superintendent’s Compendium is available at: http://www.nps.gov/jotr/parkmgmt/
Questions about the Superintendent’s Compendium and the current revisions should be directed to Joshua Tree District Ranger Jeff Ohlfs at 760-367-5548.
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