The National Parks: America's Best Idea
The National Parks: America's Best Idea, a six-episode series from Ken Burns, explores the national parks from Acadia, Yosemite, Yellowstone, the Alaskan Arctic, and the Everglades of Florida. The documentary reflects the people from all aspects of the park- the scientists, the natives, the newcomers, and the politicians.
Famed Naturalist John Muir
The documentary will explore the life of John Muir
, describing the help he did to make Yosemite a National Park with Theodore Roosevelt and his efforts to save Hetch Hetchy, another enormous climbing area in the Sierras.
The series will be shown on PBS at 8pm.
Labels: John Muir, Ken Burns, National Parks