America's National Park System: The Critical Documents by Lary M. Dilsaver,Jonathan B. Jarvis

By Lary M. Dilsaver,Jonathan B. Jarvis

Now in a completely up-to-date version, this beneficial reference paintings is a basic source for students, scholars, conservationists, and electorate drawn to America's nationwide park approach. The broad selection of records illustrates the system's production, improvement, and administration. The records comprise legislation that verified and formed the approach; coverage statements on park administration; Park provider self-evaluations; and out of doors experiences by means of quite a number scientists, conservation agencies, deepest teams, and companies. a brand new appendix comprises summaries of pivotal proceedings that experience extra interpreted the Park carrier challenge.

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