Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument was established through Presidential Proclamation and placed under the cooperative administration of the Bureau of Land Management and National Park Service. Though the recently completed land use planning effort, we established guidance, objectives, and management actions for the Monument according to the intent of the Presidential Proclamation.
A link to the complete Arizona Strip Proposed Plan/Final EIS, Route Designations for the Monuments and Public Comments, January, 2007, which also includes the Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument
A link to the complete Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument Long Range Interpretive Plan, August 2012
Did You Know?
Desert tortoises meet both their food and moisture requirements from a diet of grasses, plants, and flowers. When water is scarce, they have a reserve stored in a specialized urinary bladder.