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GuamFlag Our mission is to engage in a comprehensive historic preservation program that promotes the use, conservation, preservation, and presentation of historic properties.

Our Goal is to implement projects and activities that help us achieve our mission.


FY 2017 Program Priorities AD


Return Questionnaire to lynda.aguon@dpr.guam.gov or michelle.yamasta@dpr.guam.gov

SHPO Designation

In accordance with the National Historic Preservation Act (16 U.S.C. 470a), as amended, Eddie Baza Calvo, Governor of Guam, has designated Ms. Lynda Bordallo Aguon, Guam Historic Preservation Officer, Guam Historic Resources Division, Department of Parks and Recreation, a classified service employee of the Government of Guam, as the State Historic Preservation Officer. Ms. Aguon has been delegated authority to represent the government of Guam in carrying out the responsibilities specified in the Act, and in the regulations and administrative requirements established for implementation of that Act. This designation supersedes any contrary prior designations.


The Guam Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR), receives Historic Preservation Fund Grants from the U.S. Department of the Interior to implement projects that meet planned goals and objectives related to Historic Preservation. For Fiscal Year 2016, DPR implemented the following:

  • 66-16-001 In-House National Register Nomination Old Court Building GHPI Site No. 66-01-2725
  • 66-16-002 In-House Survey: Tarzan Falls Site NE Area (GHPI Site No. 66-09-2697)
  • 66-16-003 Central Villages Guam Historical Architectural Survey, Part 2 of 2
  • 66-16-004 Corrective Action Plan Guam Historic Properties Inventory, Phase III
  • 66-16-005 Printing of Guam Historic Preservation Plan (100 copies)
  • 66-16-006 Guam Comprehensive Historic Preservation Plan Update (DPR In-House)
  • 66-16-007 Administration of HPF Grant (DPR In-House)
  • 66-16-008 Review and Compliance Program (DPR In-House)