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The National Battlefields Commission invites nature lovers to the 22nd edition of this highly popular rendezvous with horticulture.
That's where volunteers with metal detectors come in: Kidd has worked with clubs at Shiloh and Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefields in Georgia and Tennessee, respectively (Civil War); Horseshoe Bend National Military Park in Alabama (War of 1812); Palo Alto Battlefield National Historic Site in Texas (US-Mexico War); and Guilford Courthouse National Military Park in North Carolina (Revolutionary War).
When volunteers at Pea Ridge and Wilson's Creek National Battlefield in Missouri helped the Park Service return the historic landscapes to conditions in the 1860s, they used artifact distribution to decide which trees to remove.
At this time the National Park Service assumed control of twelve national battlefields, eleven national military parks, two national parks, and three memorials.
Though scholars, as usual, tend to focus on the Gettysburg battlefield, two historians have examined the preservation and administration of Manassas National Battlefield Park and Shiloh National Military Park.
Management of these areas are of critical importance to managers because the Richmond and Petersburg National Battlefields contain over 150 km (93 mi) of military earthworks and fortifications (Michael Brennan, National Richmond Battlefield, personal communication).
This van-supported camping trip takes in six national battlefields and parks.
We are pleased not just locally but also at a national level because this was a very good test of the National Battlefields Register," he said.
These include the National Battlefields Park Interpretation Centre close to where the forces of Wolfe and Montcalm battled in 1759.
There are 25 sites across the National Park Service that are classified as National Battlefields, National Battlefield Parks, National Military Parks and National Battlefield Sites.
Originally conceived as a system of kiosks at national battlefields, the idea evolved with the development of the Internet into something that could be used with home computers.
The National Battlefields Commission invites the general public to attend its historical day under the theme of Order and Law on the Plains, Sunday September 11 from 1 p.

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