Definitions for "National Park Service"
A bureau of the U.S. Department of the Interior, who's objective is to conserve natural scenery,wildlife, and historic sites. The areas managed by the National Park Service are known as the National Park System. Return
An agency of the U.S. Department of the Interior that manages the national park system. Active participant in the Binational Program.
founded in 1916, part of the Department of the Interior. The National Park Service works to conserve the natural and cultural resources in the National Park System. It manages national parks, and is involved with programs like the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System; the National Trails System; the Land and Water Conservation Fund and the National Register of Historic Places.