Preserving and Maintaining Our National Parks

Map of Recovery Act Results 

Commitment at Day 100:  Begin Work on Projects in 107 National Parks

Results at Day 200: Work Begun on Projects in 138 National Parks

We are pleased to report that we exceeded our goal, with progress underway in 138 national parks, preserving and protecting national icons and historic landmarks, improving energy efficiency and renewable energy use, and remediating abandoned mines.

Top-level, state-by-state data can be reviewed in the table below. For more detailed information, download the .csv file here.


The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act is a strategic and significant investment in our country’s future. The Act will save and create jobs immediately while also laying the foundation for a robust and sustainable 21st century economy by modernizing our health care, improving our schools, modernizing our infrastructure, and investing in the clean energy technologies of the future.

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