NPS Centennial Vision
In recognition of the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service in 2016, we invite all Americans and visitors from around the world to re-discover the meaning of the national parks and inspire our youth to experience and become stewards of these special places.
NPS Centennial Initiatives & Programs
- A Call to Action: A Call to Action rallies employees and partners to advance a shared vision toward 2016. It describes specific goals and measurable actions that chart a new direction for the National Park Service as it enters its second century. Launched on August 25, 2011, the 95th birthday of the Service, A Call to Action was updated each year since to reflect accomplished work and new actions.
- Find Your Park: Everyone finds their park in a different place and in a different way. These stories just might inspire you to find yours. Learn More
- To learn more about the all the national centennial initiatives visit the .
Big Thicket Centennial Activities
Click here for Big Thicket centennial activities, events, and ways to get involved.