Examine the proliferation of protected lands and the protection of predatory animals.
The National Parks
Investigate the efforts of Theodore Roosevelt, John Muir and others to protect the land.
Learn about the federal agency created to protect the parks.
Encounter the growing numbers of visitors to the parks.
Examine the radical idea of creating national parks for the enjoyment of everyone.
Learn about the changes to the national parks during the Great Depression and World War II...
The story of an idea as American as the Declaration of Independence and just as radical.
Discover the new interpretive program at Mount Rushmore National Memorial.
Explore efforts to bring inner city kids into the parks.