NPS Virtual Park Circuit

On Monday, August 22nd, the Ohio & Erie Canalway National Heritage Area participated in a National Park Service “Virtual Park Circuit.” Park Service sites across the country used Facebook Live to create 5 minute videos with the theme of innovation. The Ohio & Erie Canal helped spur innovation in the United States by connecting the East Coast […]

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell On 100 Years Of National Parks And Challenges Ahead

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell was recently on the Diane Rehm Show discussing challenges facing the National Park Service.   From the Diane Rehm show- On Aug. 25, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed the act that created the National Park Service. One hundred years later, it protects more than 400 parks and monuments, from Yellowstone to […]