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Preparing for a Second Century of Stewardship and Engagement

A Call to Action

What is This?

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.


On August 25, 2011, National Park Service employees and partners discussed the Call to Action in our first-ever national town hall meeting broadcast live from Ford's Theatre National Historic Site (1 hour).

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