Why was it difficult to convince the National park service to include the

Why was it difficult to convince the national park

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10. Why was it difficult to convince the National park service to include the everglades? What is unique about this new park? 11. What does FDR (President Roosevelt) do for the National Parks? 12. What impact did the Great Depression have on the Parks? 13. What’s the CCC stimulus program? How many young men did it employ? What did CCC accomplish? 14. How did Wright help convert the parks from spectacle to conservation? What happened to the parks after he died in an auto accident? 15. What National Monuments did FDR establish? 16. What did Secretary of Interior Ickes do for the parks? 17. What was Roosevelt’s response to the deception over the clear-cut logging in the National Forest in Washington? 18. What types of artistic inspiration are found in National Parks? 19. What was Ickes new plan for Kings Canyon? How is it different? 20. What new assignment was given to Ansel Adams? 21. How did World War II impact the Parks? 22. What was Adams view of the internment camps? 23. What happened to the artist Obata? How did he persevere? 24. What happened with Rockefeller’s land in Jackson Hole Wyoming? Why did Wyoming politicians oppose the Parks? In your opinion how does this reflect on politicians in general? 25. What happened to the Antiquities Act in Wyoming? 26. What is the ideal and what is the meaning of the National Parks?27. Summarize your views/thoughts on this film.
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