A Tradition of Conservation
Catoctin Mountain Park
—National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior —
They did this work under auspices of the Works Progress Administration, Civilian Conservation Corps, and Youth Conservation Corps. The League for People with Disabilities, Inc., Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and many other civic and school groups have conducted nature camps and environmental programs in conjunction with the National Park Service.
A CCC crew works on a project at Catoctin.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
Location. 39° 38.052′ N, 77° 27.012′ W. Marker is in Thurmont, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on Park Central Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14707 Park Central Road, Thurmont MD 21788, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Fatal Shootout (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Blue Blazes Still
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Environment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 20, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.