National Park Service
- U.S. Department of the Interior
Learn about your
National Parks and find parks to visit.
Information and resources are presented through
educational programs, directories, databases, and more.
(American Indians, archeology, heritage areas, historic
structures, history, landscapes, mapping, museums,
collections, historic landmarks. Virtual exhibits
and tours.) Explore the Nature and Science section
on Air, Biology, Geology, Water, and Sounds. Each
category has informational links on the left side of the
pages. Curriculum-based materials and resources
are provided for teachers and students.
There are over 380 national
parks in the United States. Many offer
opportunities for volunteering or serving internships
for gaining experience towards a career. Scouts,
students, organizations, Student Conservation
Association crews, groups, and individuals are invited