The park has several public fishing sites. Constitution Gardens Lake is located in downtown Washington, D.C. and has been designated for catch and release fishing only. Within the 6.75 acre lake, there are populations of large mouth bass, bluegill, and black crappie. Constitution Gardens Lake is also the site for National Fishing and Boating Week activities, which draws considerable public and media attention.
Did You Know?
The 56 columns that ring the World War II Memorial list the U.S. states and territories involved in the conflict. They are arranged in the order in which they joined the Union, alternating from one side to the other.