Comoe National Park Project Report

ID: SIA2011-1169

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Object

Date: c. 1970s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 264, Box 38, Folder: Untitled

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Summary

"Comoe National Park: an Investigation of the Ecology of the Northwest Region and Recommendations for its Future Development" Project Report written by a Peace Corps volunteer. In 1970 the Smithsonian contracted with the Peace Corps to assist in establishing an international environmental program, the Smithsonian Institution-Peace Corps Environmental Program (SI-PCEP) to develop conservation, biological, and ecological projects in natural resource fields. Recruits were placed through the Office of Environmental Sciences. President Kennedy had set up the Young American Peace Corps in 1961.

Subject

  • Smithsonian Institution-Peace Corps Environmental Program (SI-PCEP)
  • Peace Corps (U.S.)

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Historic Images of the Smithsonian

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 264, Box 38, Folder: Untitled

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

c. 1970s

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Topic

  • Ecology
  • National parks and reserves

Form/Genre

  • Object
  • Document
  • Report

ID Number

SIA2011-1169

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 8w x 13h ; Type of Image: Object ; Medium: Document

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