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    National Park designations & numbers

    Battlefields (11)
    Battlefield Parks (4)
    Battlefield Site (1)
    Military Parks (9)
    Historical Parks (50)
    Historic Sites (78)
    International Historic Sites (1)
    Lakeshores (4)
    Memorials (30)
    Monuments (84)
    Parks (59)
    Parkways (4)
    Preserves (19)
    Reserves (2)
    Recreation Areas (18)
    Rivers (5)
    Scenic Trails (3)
    Seashores (10)
    Wild and Scenic Rivers and Riverways (10)
    Other Designations (11)

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    The last time I moved (~17 years ago), I went from living adjacent to a NPS Recreation Area to living in the shadow of a NPS National Battlefield Park.

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    Clarify this, dammit!
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    Quote Originally posted by JNA View post
    Other Designations (11)
    Quote Originally posted by Bubba View post
    .....Clarify this, dammit!
    The 11 areas are
    Constitution Gardens, the National Capital Parks, the National Mall, Rock Creek Park, and the White House, all in the District of Columbia;
    Catoctin Mountain Park, Fort Washington Park, Greenbelt Park, and Piscataway Park in Maryland;
    and
    Prince William Forest Park and Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts in Virginia.


    National Park System: What Do the Different Park Titles Signify?
    https://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R41816.pdf

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