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Battlefield Preservation

Symposium on Battlefield Conservation & Management

Important Links for Battlefield Preservation

DHR thanks our attendees to, and presenters at, the symposium for Virginia's Civil War Landscape at the Sesquicentennial.

The symposium (April 30-May 1, 2014), co-hosted with the Virginia Historical Society, resulted in the following documents, available for downloading as PDFs:

  • A Program Guide.
    (Note: This guide was produced by DHR. It is made available here for educational and informational purposes only and is not to be reproduced or distributed elsewhere.)
    The guide contains overviews of each session:
    • Forging Effective Public-Private Partnerships
    • Identification & Documentation of Battlefield Landscapes
    • Land Use Planning & Zoning
    • Conservation Easement Design & Stewardship
    • Management of Archaeological Resources
    • Education & Interpretation

  •  A list of attendees to the symposium (PDF).

Posted: 6.19.14