We commend President
The National Monument will include locations in Caroline, Dorchester, and Talbot counties, complimenting the Tubman State Park which broke ground for the construction of a world-class visitor's center on March 9. The landscapes of Ms. Tubman's birthplace and her early life on the Eastern Shore are a vital part of the Chesapeake's story that will now be conserved and interpreted for current and future generations, providing a major draw for travelers and economic development.
There are many individuals and organizations that have provided essential leadership and support for this designation, including Gov.
Joel Dunn, Annapolis
The writer is executive director of Chesapeake Conservancy.