What We Do

NPS Employee in flight attire gives a "thumbs up" while traveling by aircraft.
A PPFL Employee in transit above the Grand Canyon.


The Park Planning, Facilities and Lands (PPFL) Directorate provides leadership, policy development, external and Congressional liaison, environmental compliance, and program accountability for multiple functional areas. Collectively, the PPFL’s six divisions manage:

  • Cradle-to-grave facility management

  • Land acquisition

  • Life-cycle asset management

  • Planning design and construction operations

Last updated: February 27, 2024