NATIONAL PARK SERVICE related term(s) National Parks and Recreation Areas

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE related term(s) National Parks and Recreation Areas

Bills and resolutions

America’s Agricultural Heritage Partnership: repeal funding authorization sunset and the total funding cap and rename as Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (see H.R. 5743), H752 [3FE]

Dept. of the Interior: study suitability and feasibility of designating the Great Dismal Swamp National Heritage Area (see H.R. 5853), H1046 [11FE]

Horticulture: establish a pilot program for native plant species (see S. 3150), S24 [6JA]

Minnesota: withdraw from mineral exploration Federal lands and waters in the Rainy River Watershed, including in Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Voyageurs National Park, and Superior National Forest (see H.R. 5598), H238 [14JA]

National heritage areas: standardize designation (see S. 3217), S277 [16JA]

NOAA: create a map and inventory of coastal blue carbon ecosystems and their sequestration potential, study effects of environmental stressors on carbon sequestration, and protect and restore certain ecosystems (see H.R. 5589), H207 [13JA]

Preserve America Initiative: expand cultural heritage tourism to increase job creation, boost economic growth, and collaborate with communities adjacent to national parks to leverage local tourism assets (see H.R. 5839), H1016 [10FE]

Tucson, AZ: establish a national memorial to honor victims of 2011 shooting at ‘‘Congress on Your Corner’’ event (see S. 3156), S93 [8JA] (see H.R. 5559), H63 [8JA]

Weir Farm National Historical Site: redesignate as Weir Farm National Historical Park (see S. 3265), S989 [11FE] (see H.R. 5852), H1046 [11FE]

Remarks in House

Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area: adjust boundary to include Rim of the Valley Corridor, H1028 [11FE]

Remarks in Senate

Emancipation National Historic Trail: designate (H.R. 434), S163 [13JA]

Horticulture: establish a pilot program for native plant species (S. 3150), S25 [6JA]

Reports filed

Rim of the Valley Corridor Preservation Act: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 1708) (H. Rept. 116–386), H765 [4FE]

San Gabriel Mountains Foothills and Rivers Protection Act: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 2215) (H. Rept. 116–385), H765 [4FE]

Wild Olympics Wilderness and Wild and Scenic Rivers Act: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 2642) (H. Rept. 116–388), H765 [4FE]

Yucca House National Monument Boundary Revision Act: Committee on Natural Resources (House) (H.R. 1492) (H. Rept. 116–374), H179 [10JA]