Canyons of the Ancients National Monument


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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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Canyons of the Ancients National Monument:

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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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Today, Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) and Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke announced Colorados Canyons of the Ancients National Monument is no longer under review and that Secretary Zinke will recommend that no modifications be made to the monument.
The following month, during an Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing, Gardner received assurances from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke that Canyons of the Ancients National Monument is not currently on the Departments priority review list.
But other sites, including the Lowry Pueblo Ruins and Sand Canyon, have recently gained additional recognition--and protection--as part of the 3-year-old 164,500-acre Canyons of the Ancients National Monument.
You can't have a cattle ranch, a mine, a timber mill, and a campground all on the same forty acres," Babbitt told Backpacker magazine while touring what would become Canyons of the Ancients National Monument in Colorado.
Lowry Pueblo is just one of the many gems in Canyons of the Ancients National Monument in Colorado, home to the highest known density of archaeological sites anywhere in the United States.
Today, during an Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing, Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) received assurances from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke that Canyons of the Ancients National Monument is not currently on the Departments priority review list.