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KAPASI: The Ballad of Yellowstone

KAPASI: The Ballad of Yellowstone

When President Ulysses Grant established Yellowstone National Park on March 1, 1872, he helped introduce a new concept to the West. By setting Yellowstone aside as the first American park, Grant provided the foundation for modern conservationism and environmentalism through the celebration of land’s inherent qualities, not its material usefulness.[Read More…]

by February 28, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top