Private and public sectors are coming together in effort to keep national parks safe and clean under the government shutdown — but some parks have still had to close and others are overwhelmed with trash.
National Park Services Superintendent Don Neubacher resigned from his position amid cases of gender bias and sexual harassment at Yosemite National Park. McClatchy reporter Michael Doyle joins us to talk more about the story.
Most minority voters say it’s important to protect national parks and they want initiatives that would improve access to public lands. That’s from a national poll commissioned by advocates calling for greater diversity in some of the nation’s parks.