National Monuments


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National Monuments

African Burial Ground National Monument
Agate Fossil Beds National Monument
Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument
Aniakchak National Monument & Preserve
Aztec Ruins National Monument
Bandelier National Monument
Booker T. Washington National Monument
Buck Island Reef National Monument
Cabrillo National Monument
Canyon de Chelly National Monument
Cape Krusenstern National Monument
Capulin Volcano National Monument
Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
Castillo de San Marcos National Monument
Castle Clinton National Monument
Cedar Breaks National Monument
Chiricahua National Monument
Colorado National Monument
Craters of the Moon National Monument & Preserve
Devils Postpile National Monument
Devils Tower National Monument
Dinosaur National Monument
Effigy Mounds National Monument
El Malpais National Monument
El Morro National Monument
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
Fort Frederica National Monument
Fort Matanzas National Monument
Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine
Fort Moultrie National Monument
Fort Pulaski National Monument
Fort Stanwix National Monument
Fort Sumter National Monument
Fort Union National Monument
Fossil Butte National Monument
George Washington Birthplace National Monument
George Washington Carver National Monument
Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument
Governors Island National Monument
Grand Portage National Monument
Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument
Hohokam Pima National Monument
Homestead National Monument of America
Hovenweep National Monument
Jewel Cave National Monument
John Day Fossil Beds National Monument
Lava Beds National Monument
Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument
Minidoka Internment National Monument
Montezuma Castle National Monument
Muir Woods National Monument
Natural Bridges National Monument
Navajo National Monument
Ocmulgee National Monument
Oregon Caves National Monument
Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
Petroglyph National Monument
Pinnacles National Monument
Pipe Spring National Monument
Pipestone National Monument
Poverty Point National Monument
Rainbow Bridge National Monument
Russell Cave National Monument
Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument
Scotts Bluff National Monument
Statue of Liberty National Monument & Ellis Island
Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument
Timpanogos Cave National Monument
Tonto National Monument
Tuzigoot National Monument
Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument
Walnut Canyon National Monument
White Sands National Monument
Wupatki National Monument
Yucca House National Monument
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Earlier this year, Mill Springs Battlefield National Monument was authorized in sweeping public lands legislation.
Federal lands, including those designated as national monuments, are for all the people.
It also would nearly halve the size of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, also in southern Utah, splitting it into three units.
Trump's order reduces the size of the iconic Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah, where numerous dinosaur fossils have been found.
Reducing areas protected as national monuments, including Cascade- Siskiyou, would offer financial benefits for a few companies and individuals.
Conservation groups, state attorneys general and Native American tribes, including the five tribes which lobbied to create one of the sites under review -- Bears Ears National Monument in Utah -- have already said they plan to challenge any changes in court.
Each national monument that has been designated, through the legislative route or the Antiquities Act, has been different.
Earlier this month, President Obama expanded the area of the Papahanaumokuakea National Monument near Hawaii.
Fortunately, in 2014, when President Obama expanded the Pacific Remote Island Marine National Monument through Executive Order 12962, he amended the details of the EO by adding EO 13474, which allows for recreational fishing and acknowledges that recreational fishing is a sustainable use of a public resource.
Declaring national monuments is a very important component of his plan for "audacious" executive action.
The repeal of implied authority, however, did not affect the executive's power to proclaim national monuments pursuant to statute.
Q & A with Cynthia Light Brown, author of National Monuments, National Wonders

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