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KATHERINE LANDING FISH CLEANER NOW OPEN

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Date: March 26, 2009
Contact: Andrew S. Muñoz, 702-293-8691

 

For Immediate Release: March 26, 2009

Release No.: 2009-11

Contact: Andrew S. Muñoz, 702-293-8691

KATHERINE LANDING FISH CLEANER NOW OPEN

BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. - The National Park Service has opened the newly constructed fish cleaner at Katherine Landing for public use. Construction on the new fish cleaner began in Feburary and lasted for about two months.

The $125,000 project was funded in cooperation with Mohave County Parks Department and the Arizona State Parks Board with $54,000 coming from the Arizona State Lake Improvement Fund.

- NPS -

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Scenic picture of Wilderness in Lake Mead National Recreation Area

"The wilderness . . . that has come to us from the eternity of the past we have the boldness to project into the eternity of the future. It seems presumptuous for men and women . . . to dare to undertake a program for perpetuity, but that surely is our challenge." -- Howard Zahniser