Enrichment Package: Activity 1 -- The Future Is In Your Hands: Answer Sheet
1. NPS lands are to be preserved. USFS lands are to be conserved, but allow for multiple uses.
2. The dual mission of the National Park Service is to protect/preserve the parks and to provide for the enjoyment of the parks.
Did You Know?
Ninety percent of Mesa Verde’s cliff dwellings contain 10 rooms or less. One-third have only one or two rooms. This should help to put the more famous cliff dwellings of Cliff Palace (150 rooms), Long House (150 rooms), Spruce Tree House (130 rooms), and Balcony House (40 rooms) into perspective.