National Parks Facing Critical Funding Shortage


Tidal Basin is just one of the many national parks in need of repairs.

Tidal Basin is just one of the many national parks in need of repairs.

WASHINGTON, DC -- America’s deteriorating National Parks were in urgent need of repair before Covid-19. Now they need funding more than ever as experts expect a massive uptick in visitors as parks reopen and they look forward to a post-pandemic America.

Marcia Argust Pew Charitable Trusts “Restore America’s Parks” Project Director talks with 104.7 WONK FM's Jen Richer about legislation in Congress to raise funds for the many needed projects.

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