To be listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it takes more than just being old. These historic sites undergo a thorough process of researching, writing and reviewing. But the deciding factor has to do with how it stands out in the history of the region or the nation.
The documentation and preservation of historical landscapes represents a relatively new and frequently misunderstood branch of the preservation movement. Many historic landscapes are being lost before their significance is recognized. Historic landscapes are important because oft