National Parks Are Swamped, But the Park Service Faces Mountainous Employment Crises

National Parks Are Swamped, But the Park Service Faces Mountainous Employment Crises

Visitation at the country’s national parks has increased steadily over the past decade. In the last year, however, visitation rates at many of the most popular parks have skyrocketed. Forty-four parks set visitation records in 2021. Yellowstone National Park — one...