Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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The Scope of Services included in these Specifications shall be for all labor, benefits, equipment, fuel, parts, material, and any other related expenses necessary to provide repair, recondition, and replacement of electric motors (AC and DC) and pumps for the WASTE RESOURCES DIVISION including the Moccasin Bend Wastewater Treatment Plant (MBWWTP), 455 Moccasin Bend Road, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37405 and all Pump Stations.
Carolyn served on the boards of several community organizations and institutions, including Memorial Healthcare System, the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga, Community Impact, Allied Arts of Greater Chattanooga, the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera, and Friends of Moccasin Bend.
During the next three to five years, visitors will see new interpretive signs, a memorial park on the Tennessee River, an interpretive center at Moccasin Bend, and a cultural center displaying Cherokee art at Ross' Landing.
The program will research and develop information relevant to the transportation and trade route uses of the Tennessee River in connection with Moccasin Bend and may include the research and rehabilitation of indigenous cane breaks along the river bank.
Through my work in designating Moccasin Bend [as an archaeological historical site relevant to the Trail of Tears], I met Dr.
Homebrewing Focus: Alltech's Lexington (KY), Cornerstone (OH), Fitgers (MN), Liberty Street (MI), Moccasin Bend (TN), Town Hall (MN)
A bill before Congress would preserve 780 acres of Moccasin Bend by adding it to the military park.
Many conservationists and American Indians have long sought to protect Moccasin Bend, a unique site whose historical significance includes 10,000 years of American Indian occupation and a Union siege of Chattanooga during the Civil War.
Almost every place you step your foot is an archaeology site," Nancy Crowe, a member of the Eastern Band of Cherokees working to protect Moccasin Bend, recently told the Chattanooga Times Free Press.
There was serious concern, however, that components within the site's boundaries, namely a state psychiatric hospital and a golf course owned by, the city of Chattanooga, would make Moccasin Bend too difficult to properly protect.
The goal is to try to protect the resources of Moccasin Bend that can be preserved now," said Don Barger, senior director of NPCA'S Southeast region.
Park advocates say that if, in the future, agreements were made to ensure that the hospital and golf course could become part of the site and protected, Moccasin Bend may then be upgraded to a stand-alone park unit.