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U.S. Park Service Shuns Planning Law Despite Obvious Need

As many national parks face crippling overcrowding, the National Park Service is eschewing longstanding statutory planning mandates, according to documents posted today by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER).  NPS contends that laws requiring general management plans, establishment of carrying capacities, and annual reports to Congress no longer apply due to a January 2021 order […]