Island State Park

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Heckscher State Parkway - History
... See also Heckscher State Park Heckscher State Park, formerly known as Deer Range State Park, began in 1925 with people who were opposing the Northern State Parkway because it would hurt their hunting of ... Their legislators in the New York State Legislature refused to provide money for a park, so the group went to August Heckscher, a local philanthropist ... donated the $262,000 (1929 USD) to the Long Island State Park Commission (LISPC) and got land appropriated for a new park, which became Deer Range State Park ...
List Of Florida State Parks - Florida State Parks and Reserves
... The table of contents only applies when the list is sorted by park name ... "Year" refers to the year the park was opened ... If that date is not available, the year the state acquired the property will be used ...
List Of Parks In Jacksonville - Parks - State
... Fort Clinch State Park Olustee Battlefield Historic State Park Big Talbot Island State Park Little Talbot Island State Park Yellow Bluff Fort Historic State Park Anastasia State Park Amelia Island State Park Fort ...
Long Island State Parkway Police - Creation of The Long Island State Park Police
... After the New York State Park Commission was first created in 1902, New York State Police had responsibility for patrolling parks and parkways ... In 1946, Long Island State Park Commission President Robert Moses created the Long Island State Park Police Department to patrol Long Island’s parks ...
Camano Island State Park
... Camano Island State Park is a Washington state park in Island County, Washington in the United States ... The park is 134 acres (54 ha) and sits at an elevation of 141 feet (43 m) ... is fourteen miles (21 km) southwest of Stanwood on Camano Island in the Puget Sound ...

Famous quotes containing the words park, island and/or state:

    Linnæus, setting out for Lapland, surveys his “comb” and “spare shirt,” “leathern breeches” and “gauze cap to keep off gnats,” with as much complacency as Bonaparte a park of artillery for the Russian campaign. The quiet bravery of the man is admirable.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Beyond this island bound
    By a thin sea of flesh
    And a bone coast ...
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)

    One usually dies because one is alone, or because one has got into something over one’s head. One often dies because one does not have the right alliances, because one is not given support. In Sicily the Mafia kills the servants of the State that the State has not been able to protect.
    Giovanni Falcone (1939–1992)