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Getting Involved in the Boundary Adjustment Study

As the National Park Service conducts a Boundary Adjustment Study, the public is invited to participate in this planning process. Please share your thoughts and insights into the follow questions. Your responses will help inform the Boundary Adjustment Study.
Comment Period: Closed        06/13/2014 - 08/04/2014
Topic Questions:
1. Should the National Park Service consider a boundary adjustment proposal for Appomattox Court House National Historical Park in order to protect cultural and natural resources associated with the battles of Appomattox Station and Appomattox Court House? Consider how boundary expansion may affect access, resource stewardship, connections to the existing park, and educational programming.
2. Among the many factors that the National Park Service will consider in evaluating the criteria for a proposed boundary adjustment are public access and the need for the protection of resources associated with the park's purpose. What information should we consider in investigating these topics? Your knowledge of these lands will help inform the evaluation.
3. What do you see as the biggest challenges threatening the protection of cultural and natural resources on land located near Appomattox Court House National Historical Park? Are there specific areas of concern that the National Park Service should be aware of?
4. Are there other entities besides the National Park Service that could effectively manage and protect the cultural and natural resources associated with the battle of Appomattox Station and the battle of Appomattox Court House?
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