National Parks Centennial: A Look at the History and Legacy of the National Parks
One hundred years ago, President Woodrow Wilson signed into law the creation of the National Park Service. At the time, the service safeguarded thirty-five parks and monuments. Now, more than 400 areas are managed by the National Park Service, from Mount Rainier to Yosemite. Join us this hour to discuss the history and legacy of our National Parks.
- Greg MacGillivray, Director, National Parks Adventure 3D
- Rick Perkins, Chief Ranger, Hopewell Culture National Historical Park & Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historic Park
- Heather Hanson, Author, Prophets and Moguls, Rangers and Rogues, Bison and Bears: 100 Years of The National Park Service
This show originally aired on February 8, 2016 at 11 a.m.