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Cover, vol. 33 no. 1


The National Park Service Centennial Essay Series
Worth and Value in 21st-Century Parks: The Critical Role of Public Financing
Duncan Morrow

Letter from Woodstock
What’s In a Name? A Lot More than Money
Rolf Diamant

The Heart of the Matter:
New Essential Reading on Parks, Protected Areas, and Cultural Sites

Keeping the Wild: Against the Domestication of Earth, and
Protecting the Wild: Parks and Wilderness, the Foundation for Conservation,
both edited by George Wuerthner, Eileen Crist, and Tom Butler
Reviewed by David Harmon


Bison Conservation in Northern Great Plains National Parks and the Need for Reliable Funding
Daniel S. Licht

The Rise, Fall, and Legacy of Part Two of the National Park System Plan: Natural History
Craig L. Shafer

Saving the BC Bar Dude Ranch: A New Method for Setting Preservation Priorities
Frank Matero

America’s Lost National Park Units: A Closer Look
Joe Weber


The Role of the National Park Service in Recognizing Scientific Achievement

Editorial Introduction

Recognizing Science: American Scientific Achievement and the Role of the National Park Service
National Park System Advisory Board Science Committee