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January 11, 2016
CWD Response Plan Approved
The National Park Service and Shenandoah National Park have issued final approval of the Park's Chronic Wasting Disease Management Plan.

December 02, 2015
Shenandoah National Park Announces Winter Visitor Center Hours
Starting Friday December 4, Byrd Visitor Center will go to a weekend only schedule, weather permitting

September 30, 2015
Park Seeks Feedback on Biocontrols to Manage Non-native Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Pest
Shenandoah National Park officials are seeking public opinion on a plan to release a predatory beetle as a new tool to help control the spread of hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA). HWA is an invasive insect that has devastated hemlock forests throughout the eastern United States.

September 21, 2015
New Junior Ranger Book Announced at Shenandoah National Park
Shenandoah National Park has released a new full-color Junior Ranger book. The new book encourages families and children to explore, learn, and help protect the Park and its resources.

September 02, 2015
Shenandoah National Park Welcomes 4th-Grade Students through Every Kid in a Park
Shenandoah National Park invites all 4th-grade students to visit the Park for free as part of the White House’s new Every Kid in a Park program.

June 17, 2015
Shenandoah National Park Announces 2015 Seminar Series
The Shenandoah National Park Association is sponsoring the 2015 Resource Seminars in Shenandoah National Park. These Resource Seminars provide participants with the opportunity to get to know their national park a little more personally through in-depth, hands-on experiences. The seminars will also highlight the upcoming centennial of the National Park Service in 2016 to celebrate national parks as places for inspiration, recreation, and renewal.

April 23, 2015
Shenandoah National Park Announces Entrance Fee Increase
As part of a nationwide initiative, Shenandoah National Park will begin charging increased entrance fees in two stages, beginning on May 1, 2015.

April 07, 2015
Shenandoah National Park Joins National Find Your Park Movement
Shenandoah National Park joins parks, programs, and partners across the country to encourage everyone to find their park and share their stories online at FindYourPark.com. Launched earlier this month by the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation, Find Your Park is a public awareness and education campaign celebrating the centennial of the National Park Service in 2016 and setting the stage for its second century of service.

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