There are 129 protected areas in the United States known as national
monuments. The President of the United States can establish a national
monument by ...
National Monument. African Burial Ground. NY. From about the 1690s until 1794,
both free and enslaved Africans were buried in a 6.6-acre burial ground in ...
Dec 8, 2016 ... This list is numbered in roughly chronological order. See Frequently Asked
Questions (doc) for lists of national monuments designated by ...
Aug 26, 2016 ... Then, on Friday, Mr. Obama used the same authority to greatly expand a national
marine monument (established a decade ago by President ...
Listing of all USA National Parks. Links to campground reservation site.
Dec 28, 2016 ... WASHINGTON — President Obama designated two new national monuments on
Wednesday, protecting 1.35 million acres of federal land ...
Jul 10, 2015 ... President Obama on Friday added more than one million acres to the national
monuments list. Credit Stephen Crowley/The New York Times.
Aug 27, 2016 ... His use of the Antiquities Act of 1906, which gives a president unilateral authority
to protect federal lands as national monuments, has enabled ...
Sep 1, 2016 ... After seven years in office, President Obama had designated or expanded 19
national monuments through the Antiquities Act, compared with ...
Top Ten NYC Architecture, top ten Monuments ... The statue is a central part of
Statue of Liberty National Monument, administered by the National Park Service.