• Saint Croix Island in middle of river

    Saint Croix Island

    International Historic Site Maine

Fire Management

These documents provide wildland fire management guidance for Saint Croix Island International Historic Site. National Park Service (NPS) policy requires that all NPS units with vegetation capable of sustaining fires develop fire management plans. The following documents fulfill those policy requirements and implement fire management goals to protect human safety, protect facilities and cultural resources, perpetuate natural resources and their processes, and perpetuate cultural and historic scenes.

Did You Know?

Statue on Saint Croix interpretive trail.

Pierre Dugua, Sieur de Mons, and Samuel Champlain continued to be friends through the years after their attempt at settling Saint Croix Island. De Mons' name even appears as a witness on Champlain's marriage contract in 1611. The island is protected today as part of Saint Croix Island IHS.