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Subcommittee on National Parks and Public Lands Hearing on: H.R.2752, H.R.4312, H.R.4613, H.R.4721
Thursday, July 13, 2000

washington, D.C.


Hearing on:
H.R.2752, to give Lincoln County, Nevada, the right to purchase at fair market value certain public land located within that county, and for other purposes.
H.R.4312, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of the suitability and feasibility of establishing an Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area in the State of Connecticut and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and for other purposes.
H.R.4613, to amend the National Historic Preservation Act for purposes of establishing a national historic lighthouse preservation program.
H.R.4721, to provide for all right, title, and interest in and to certain property in Washington County, Utah, to be vested in the United States.

Witnesses

Panel I

  • Representative Nancy Johnson, R-CT (H.R.4312)

Panel II

  • Pete Culp, Assistant Director for Minerals, Realty and Resource Protection (H.R.2752, H.R.4721) Bureau of Land Management
  • Katherine H. Stevenson, Associate Director (H.R.4312, H.R.4613) Cultural Resource Stewardship and Partnerships / National Park Service

Panel III

Panel IV

  • Ronald D. Jones, Connecticut Co-Chair of the Tri-Corners Council (H.R.4312) Upper Housatonic Valley Heritage Area
  • Henry I. Gonzalez, Vice President, East Coast Operations (H.R.4613) United States Lighthouse Society
  • Richard Moehl, President (H.R.4613) Great Lakes Lighthouse Keeper's Association

Additional Testimony for the Record

  • Janine Blaeloch, Director, (H.R.4721) Western Land Exchange Project, Seattle, Washington

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