National parks should forget bonds, borrow from Treasury, official says
- White House picks Fordham professor for trade post. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;
States that the White House has chosen Mozelle W. Thompson to serve on the Federal Trade Commision. Details on the Federal Trade Commission; Background information on Thompson; Information on Thompson's career.
- National Parks tap big business as a way out of financial woods. Spaid, Elizabeth Levit // Christian Science Monitor;6/6/96, Vol. 88 Issue 134, p1
Reports on national parks' venture into business alliances with private companies to refurbish deteriorating conditions. Limit of budget allotted to the National Park Service by the government; Reasons why company donate money to national parks; Different uses for the money that national parks...
- Paying for the parks. Pritchard, Paul C. // National Parks;Jul/Aug94, Vol. 68 Issue 7/8, p4
Discusses entrance fees in national parks. Collection problems; Bill Clinton Administration's proposal of legislation to raise total amount of revenue for the parks; National Parks & Conservation Association's ambiguous position on the proposal.
- Trustees for the parks. O'Connell, Kim A. // National Parks;Sep/Oct95, Vol. 69 Issue 9/10, p22
Lists the names of several donors and their contribution towards the trust of the National Park System as reported in October 1995.
- Park budget increased as cuts are considered. // National Parks;May/Jun95, Vol. 69 Issue 5/6, p12
Reports about Clinton Administration's commitment to national parks, which is apparent in the 1996 budget. Threats by Congress to cut up to $47 million from the park budget; Comment by National Parks and Conservation Association President Paul C. Pritchard.
- Tourism's Budget win. // Travel Daily;8/16/2013, p5
The article reports on the $21 million provided by the government of Western Australia for the improvement of visitor and camping facilities at the state's national parks.
- $6m for Tassie Parks. // Travel Daily;8/25/2014, p4
The article reports that the Tasmanian government will place six million U.S. dollars to fund National Parks infrastructure.
- Is inadequate funding the main problem facing the national park system? Tipton, Ron; Clusen, Chuck // Backpacker;Aug2008, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p50
The article presents views from two conservationists of the U.S. national parks (NPs) on inadequate funding as the main problem of NP system.
- Mount Rainier, North Cascades, And Olympic National Parks Share $300,000 In Grants. // National Parks Traveler;8/28/2012, p1
The article reports on the $300,000 in grants received by the Mount Rainier, North Cascades, and Olympic national parks from Washington's National Park Fund. It states that the grants will support projects in science and research, youth and family programs, volunteerism, stewardship, and visitor...