Decrease in Visitation for June 2007
Contact: Janet Fernandes, (928) 524-6228 ext. 238
Decrease in Visitation for June 2007 at Petrified Forest National Park
Petrified Forest, AZ – Acting Park Superintendent Brad Traver announced that visitation for June had a decrease of 8% from last year with 80,657 visits compared to last year’s 87,953. The year to date total is 267,431 which is down by 5%.
For more information call (928) 524-6228 weekdays, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time; or write to the Superintendent, Petrified Forest National Park, P.O. Box 2217, Petrified Forest, AZ 86028; or e-mail the park.
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