Does anyone know the difference between a National Park and a National Monument?
“It’s not what we have that will make us a great nation, but the way in which we use it!”
Endangered species and large predatory animals need a place to live and survive.
President Gerald R. Ford in 1974 in a speech said “That preserving wilderness serves a vital need of all Americans, even those who may never visit a wilderness area. The preservation of a vital element of our heritage.”
Theodore Roosevelt and John Muir in Yosemite National Park “Keep close to nature’s heart, climb a mountain or camp in the woods for a week. Wash your spirit clean.” John Muir