The National Parks Conservation Association has launched a new campaign called “Faded Glory: Top Ten Reasons to Reinvest in America’s National Park Heritage.” Reading the top ten list is eye-opening, if somewhat depressing: Funding shortfalls are hurting education efforts, historical preservation, the war on invasive species and poaching, routine maintenance, the list goes on. Give it a look and then follow their directions to take action.
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