For the more information about the geologic resources of the National Park Service, please visit https://www.nature.nps.gov/geology/.
Orientation to the National Park Service
NPS Fundamentals I: NPS Mission & History
Fundamentals I is a course developed by the NPS. You will learn how the National Park Service began, and how it fits into the larger picture of the federal government. The course is divided into three modules. You may download the modules by clicking on the images below.
NPS Fundamentals I: Videos
Video 1: Origins of the National Park Idea | Video 2: Creation of the NPS | Video 3: Changing Times Video 4: NPS Regroups | Video 5: Environmental Era
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Last Updated: December 30, 2016