The National Park Service's diversity problem

 

From Yosemite to Glacier National Park to the Harriet Tubman National Monument in Maryland, the 400 parks that make up the U.S. National Park system are supposed to be the shared heritage of all Americans. Yet as Jodi Peterson reports in the current issue of NewTowncarShare News, the vast majority of people who visit national parks or work in the system are white. For the latest edition of Sounds of the NewTowncarShare, KDNK’s collaboration with NewTowncarShare News, Nelson Harvey spoke with Peterson about the National Park Service’s diversity problem. 

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