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Comments sought for Assateague National Seashore Rate Change

From the National Park Service (NPS) ….

“In accordance with the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act of 2004 (REA) and National Park Service policy, the National Park Service (NPS) is soliciting public participation to determine appropriate rates for recreation and use fees at Assateague Island Naitonal Seashore. Recreation and use fees are retained by the NPS, and at least 80% of fees collected at Assateague Island National Seashore are retained for in-park projects such as repairing and maintaining visitor facilities and administering permit programs. Increases to fees provide funding to help sustain those projects and programs.”

Comments on the proposed fee changes will be accepted up to March 14. Send comments to:

e-mail
ASIS_Superintendent@nps.gov

Phone
Debbie Morlock at 410-629-1091

US Mail
Debbie Morlock
Assateague Island National Seashore
7206 National Seashore Lane
Berlin, MD 21811

Sources:

http://www.nps.gov/asis/upload/proposedfees2008.pdf

http://parkplanning.nps.gov/projectHome.cfm?parkId=207&projectId=17983