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?
In 1891, Swedish scientist Gustaf Nordenskiold studied, explored, and photographed many of Mesa Verde’s cliff dwellings. Considered by many to be the first true archeologist at Mesa Verde, his book, "The Cliff Dwellers of the Mesa Verde," was the first extensive record of its cliff dwellings.