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Where In The World: Finding Rapidan

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So, you're a multi-millionaire and the President of the United States and you want to buy a place to go on the weekends. Where would you look for your perfect getaway? In 1929, President Herbert Hoover and his wife, Lou chose Rapidan Camp.

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Two National Park Service biologists study vegetation in Big Meadows in Shenandoah National Park.

Shenandoah National Park is an outdoor laboratory that helps scientists study the effects of our activities on the environment. To learn more, click on Science and Nature. More...