The National Park Service cares for special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage. Provided on this website are publications that will explain NPS decisions, document information, and share knowledge through a variety of media, many of which are available online.
A to Z Maps is fun and useful alike. It’s organized and very easy to use. Students of all grade levels can find maps for class assignments, travelers can use the GIS materials on the site, and those with an interest in geography and cartography will find many of the resources entertaining and edifying.
The Herbarium is a regional depository with over 234,000 specimens, more than 5,000 catalogued books, and a slide collection of more than 2000 slides. Most of the specimens are vascular plants, with some fungal and bryophyte collections. Anyone can use the herbarium. It is a great resource – use it!