Mammoth Cave National Park rolls out new additions to its alternative fuel fleet
Contact: Vickie Carson, 270-758-2192
WHEN: Friday April 27, 10:15 A.M. CDT
WHERE: Mammoth Cave National Park Visitor Center, 1 Mammoth Cave Parkway, Mammoth Cave, Kentucky
WHAT: The U.S. Department of Energy-Clean Cities Program and the National Park Service unveil a unique partnership that complements the mission of each agency - energy independence, preserving natural and historic resources, and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Through this partnership, Mammoth Cave National Park celebrates the expansion of its alternative fuels and advanced technologies fleet. Mammoth Cave National Park is the first national park to receive funding through this partnership.
Did You Know?
Native Americans of the Early Woodland period gathered minerals from Mammoth Cave between 2,000 and 4,000 years ago ... no one knows why. Objects they left behind – slippers, cane torches, gourds, and mussel shells – remain perfectly preserved in the cave.