FOIA - Frequently Requested Documents

Department of the Interior Purchase Cardholders (Link updated 03/28/2013)

Department of the Interior Standardized Guidance on Compiling a Decision File
and an Administrative Record

Other NPS Reading Rooms

Golden Gate National Recreation Area FOIA Reading Room

Point Reyes National Seashore FOIA Reading Room


FY2010 FOIA Log

FY2011 FOIA Log (Posted 11/8/2011)

FY2012 FOIA Log (Posted 10/1/2012)

FY2013 FOIA Log (Posted 09/30/2013)

FY2014 FOIA Log (Posted 10/1/2014)

FY2015 FOIA Log (Posted 10/1/2015)

FY2016 FOIA Log (Posted 10/12/2016)

FY2017 FOIA Log (As of February 2 2017)

Recently Added Material

Congressional Response for Consolidated Appropriations Act 2016 (P.L. 114-113) Plastic Bottles Request (Added March 30, 2016)

Effigy Mounds National Monument - Serious Mismanagement Report Draft (Added August 8, 2016), Investigation Review Team Report (Added August 30, 2016), MSBP FOIA Referral Materials (Added July 2016), ISB Munson Investigation Case File (Added November 1, 2016)

Gateway National Recreation Area - Fort Hancock Building #21 Lease (Added February 9, 2017)

Grand Canyon National Park - Morgan Heimers disappearance files (Added July 20, 2016)

Grand Teton National Park - Gary Falk climbing fatality report (Added November 15, 2016)

National Capitol Parks East - Buzzard Point Marina closure Batch 1 (Added October 8, 2015) Batch 2 (Added April 1, 2016) Batch 3 and Batch 4 (Added April 19, 2016)

National Mall & Memorial Parks - First Amendment Permit Log 2014 - May 11, 2016 (Added May 26, 2016)

National Mall & Memorial Parks Inauguration Information:

2017 Permits

National Mall & Memorial Parks - Landmark Music Festival Records (Through April 2015) (Added September 17, 2015) (Through September 2015 Batch 1 Zip File 213MB (Or smaller batches Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6 Part 7) (Added February 29, 2016)

National Mall & Memorial Parks - Protest / Gathering Permit Request Applications for October 26, 2016 (Added October 25, 2016)

Maine Woods Proposed National Park - Correspondence from Ms. Quimby (2011) Additional Correspondence (2015) (Added December 10, 2015)

Rock Creek Parkway. 2015 deer management records (Added February 10, 2016) 2013 & 2014 deer management records (zip file) (Added April 1, 2016)

Saint Edwards Seminary, King County, Washington, Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) Grant Materials (Added April 7, 2016) ***Warning Large File 75MB***

Statue of Liberty National Monument Ferry Service Contract CC-STLI1001-07 (Added November 19, 2015) and Amendments & Exhibits (Added December 11, 2015).

Trump Organization Correspondence (Added July 29, 2016)

Washington Monument - Repair and Upgrade Washington Monument Elevator Pre-Design Report September 2016 (Added February 1, 2017)

Yellowstone National Park - August 7, 2015, Crosby grizzly bear fatality report. (Added January 14, 2016)

Yellowstone National Park - May 2016 bison calf case incident report (Added November 3, 2016)

Yellowstone National Park - Colin Scott fatality report (Added November 15, 2016)

Other Frequently Requested Documents

Channel Island Pier Replacement Contract, Ammendments & Payment Bond 1443C2011080686 Awarded to American Civil Constructors (PDF - 1mb)

Channel Island National Park Draft General Management Plan Public Comments Submitted between November 2013 - January 2014 (xls file)

Chicago Cubs Wrigley Field Historic Preservation Tax Credit Application Materials (Through September 2014) (added January 11, 2015) - 45MB zip file (Through December 2014) (added February 11, 2015)

Civil War Soldiers & Sailors (CWSS) Database - Raw Data (zip file)

Crow Creek Replacement School Project: Previous FOIA releases NPS-2013- 0220 (Invoices and Payments, Contract, Mods, Settlement Letter)

Denali National Park - Incident Report regarding the shooting of a moose on June 6, 2013. (added 6/28/2013)

Effigy Mounds National Monument NEPA Investigation Materials ***Warning Large file 72MB

Fire Island National Seashore - Special Directive 91-3 Information on Public Nudity (added 2/14/13)

Fire Island National Seashore - Clothing-Optional Recreation, Superintendent's Determination, Fire Island National Seashore (added 4/10/13)

Golden Gate National Recreation Area Google barge special use permit application materials ***Warning Large File 29MB

Grand Canyon National Park Religious plaques Previous FOIA releases (Added July 9, 2015)

Grand Teton National Park - Grizzly Shooting Report (added 3/7/13)

Grand Teton National Park - Incident Report June 20, 2013, Edward Tom Search & Rescue. (added 12/20/2013)

Grand Teton National Park - Incident Report September 6, 2013, Gary Miller Search & Rescue. (added 12/20/2013)

Grand Teton National Park Moose-Wilson Corridor Comprehensive Management Plan public scoping comments and Public Scoping Report.

Grand Teton National Park Moose-Wilson Corridor Comprehensive Management Plan preliminary alternatives public comments (Added October 9, 2014)

Grand Teton National Park 1967 North Face rescue case incident report

Grand Teton National Park - Incident Report 1967 North Face Rescue

Independence National Historical Park - Permitted Events Calendar (March - May 2013) (added 2/22/13)

Lassen Volcanic National Park Investigative Report For July 29, 2009 Fatality

Maha'ulepu, Island of Kaua'i Reconnaissance Survey (pdf - 7.35mb)

Manhattan Sites Report to Congress

Mesa Verde National Park / Montezuma's Castle National Park - S. L. Palmer collection "child mummy" records. (added June 12, 2015)

National Park Service Employee Listing

OccupyDC request materials 12-02, 12-138, 12-240 (Parts 1, 2, 3, 4)

Potomac-Appalachian Transmission Highline (PATH) Right-of-Way EIS Application to the National Park Service. (Zip File)

RM-9 Law Enforcement Manual 2015 edition (public version) (Added September 17, 2015)

Washington Gas East Station Site Administrative Record 2005 & 2010 Index (added 9/30/2013) Contact the NPS FOIA Officer to request copies of materials listed on this index.

Vicksburg National Military Park "As Built" Drawings for USS Cairo Ironsides (added 12/20/2013)

Yellowstone National Park - Matayoshi Bear Fatality Reports: Case Incident File & 911 Recording

Yellowstone National Park - John Wallace Bear Fatality August 2011 (26KB)

Yosemite National Park - Stacy Arras July 17, 1981 missing person case Released records and Appeal Decision, upholding denial of remaining records. (added June 16, 2015).

Washington, D.C. - Park System of the Nations Capital and Environs 869_80251_J (2011 Version) "Map A" Warning Large 3 MB File (Larger high resolution scan available by contacting FOIA Officer) and Reservation List (January 28, 2014)

Records Relating to Plastic Bottles

Grand Canyon National Park suspension of water bottle reduction plan in fall 2010 and Grand Canyon filling stations

Biscayne National Park filling stations

Lake Mead National Recreation Area filling stations

Saguaro National Park filling stations

Zion National Park filling station post-policy analysis and approval

Final Signed and Issued NPS Policy dated December 14, 2011

Approved reduction implementation requests as of May 2013

Approved reduction implementation requests as of November 2013

Approved reduction implementation requests as of January 2015

Congressional Request Consolidated Appropriations Act 2016 (P.L. 114-113) plastic bottles Response (Added March 30, 2016)