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August 01, 2014
National Park Service Releases Final Deer Management Plan for three Washington Area Civil War Battlefields
Today, the National Park Service released the final version of its plan to manage white-tailed deer populations at Antietam and Monocacy national battlefields and Manassas National Battlefield Park. The plan is now open for public review until September 3, 2014.

March 07, 2014
National Park Tourism Creates Economic Benefit to Greater Washington Area
National Park Tourism Creates $928.6 Million Economic Benefit to Greater Washington Area.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

White-tailed deer are found in abundance on the battlefield. The rising population of deer has an intense affect on the herbaceous and woody plants found within the park, and several studies have recently been conducted on the effects of the overpopulation of deer. More...