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April 25, 2017
2017 International Migratory Bird Day
Pipestone National Monument announces “International Migratory Bird Day” on May 13, 2017, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. This event will feature bird walks, interactive exhibits, educational stations and more.

April 25, 2017
Prescribed Spring Burn
Superintendent Glen Livermont announced today that Pipestone National Monument has scheduled a prescribed burn during the period of May 1 – May 20, 2017. When appropriate wind, temperature, and humidity conditions exist between these dates, approximately 92 acres of the tall grass prairie will be burned. When the above conditions are forecasted for a specific date, additional information will be provided to park neighbors and the media.

April 25, 2017
2016 Tourism Economic Benefits
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 67,489 visitors to Pipestone National Monument in 2016 spent $ 3,945,900 in communities near the park. That spending supported 66 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of $5,037,500.

April 03, 2017
Every Kid in a Park Pass Expires August 2017
The Every Kid in a Park Pass is valid through August 31, 2017 and grants free entry for fourth graders and three accompanying adults (or an entire car for drive-in parks) at more than 2,000 federally-managed sites.

March 23, 2017
2017 National Park Week is April 15 – 23
Pipestone, MN: Superintendent Glen H. Livermont invites everyone to visit Pipestone National Monument during National Park Week, April 15 through 23. Entrance fees will be waived for weekends, April 15-16 & 22-23. Special activities will take place for children on April 15th – National Junior Ranger Day.

March 15, 2017
2017 Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) Program
Superintendent Glen Livermont announced today the Monument will conduct a Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) program for the 2017 summer season. The program provides an opportunity for 15-18 year olds to accomplish conservation work and develop an environmental understanding and appreciation of the Monument’s natural and cultural heritage.


Last updated: April 10, 2015

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