On August 25, 1916, then President Woodrow Wilson signed the National Park Service Organic Act, passed by Congress.
Today is the 100th birthday of the U.S. 173 more words
Since the creation of the National Park Service (NPS) on August 25, 1916, more than 275 million people visit the natural and cultural resources every year! 895 more words
Thinking of traveling to a national park this summer? In addition to being prime time for outdoor exploration, August is American Artists Appreciation Month and the National Park Service’s (NPS) centennial month. 455 more words
There’s a national park on the Hawaiian island of Maui where the warm sun bakes a volcanic basin and balmy breezes float through a bamboo forest. 484 more words