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FOIA Request Form

Dear FOIA Officer:

This is a request filed under the Freedom of Information Act.

What park are you requesting records from? (If you do not know please enter N/A.)

Please describe the record(s) you are seeking so that an employee familiar with the subject area of the request may locate the record(s) with a reasonable amount of effort. Please include descriptive information, time frame to be searched, etc. *Required

(Maximum of 8,000 characters)

Are you asking for expedited processing of your request?
Yes     No
If so, why?

(Maximum of 8,000 characters)

Are you filing a request on behalf of another party?
Yes     No
If so, which party?

(Maximum of 8,000 characters)

Fees and Waivers

In order to help to determine my status to assess fees, you should know that I am:

  affiliated with a private corporation and am seeking information for use in the company's business. (Commercial)
  a representative of the news media affiliated with and this request is made as part of a news gathering effort and not for commercial use. (News Media)
  affiliated with an educational or noncommercial scientific institution, and this request is made for a scholarly or scientific purpose and not for commercial use. (Educational / Scientific)
  an individual seeking information for personal use and not for commercial use. (Other)

Are you willing to pay for the processing of your FOIA request?
Yes     No
If so, how much?

(Maximum of 8,000 characters)
Please check if you would prefer an estimate of fees prior to processing.
Please note: If you are not willing to pay, the National Park Service may not be able to process your request depending on the fees involved. The fee schedule is located at

Are you requesting a statutory fee waiver?
Yes     No
If so, please justify?

(Maximum of 8,000 characters)

Thank you for your consideration of my request.


Your Name: *Required

How to Contact You:
Email Address
verify Email Address
Your postal address is required for the National Park Service to mail any responsive documents to you.

Mailing Address *Required
Street Address:
Zip / Postal Code:
This Address is: Home Address     Business Address

Name of Organization:
Phone No.:
Fax No.:

Regulations at 43 CFR, Part 2 authorize the collection of this information. It is protected by Privacy Act Systems of Records Notice DOI-71: "Freedom of Information Request Files System [Interior] (57 FR 58817-58819).

The information you provide is used by the National Park Service to respond to your request for agency documents. Disclosures of this information within the National Park Service may be made to program offices within NPS to locate the documents you are seeking, to legal counsel within the agency to review the proposed response to your request, and to any other parties within the agency with a need-to-know interest in your FOIA request.

Disclosures of this information outside the Department may be made to parties for purposes detailed in the Routine Uses section of Privacy Act System of Records Notice DOI-71