Pickett’s Charge at the Battle of Gettysburg (Illustration by Edwin Forbes/Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division)

The Civil War Trust has scheduled a 10 a.m. news conference Tuesday at the Gettysburg National Military Park for what is billed as a “major preservation announcement to protect one of the most important parts of this hallowed battleground.”

The announcement will coincide with the 151st anniversary of the Gettysburg battle and officials from Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the Gettysburg Foundation will be present, according to a press release from the Trust.

Look for coverage here at 10 a.m. Tuesday.