It's long past time for answers. It's not enough to simply say that the parks should be open -- leaders in Washington need to make it happen by answering key questions with a thorough, responsible plan that takes care of visitors, staff, neighboring communities... and the parks themselves.
We're all eager to return to the national parks, but we won't do it until we're sure Interior Secretary David Bernhardt has a plan that will keep park staff and visitors safe.
Send a letter right now and ask him how he plans to keep parks, staff and visitors safe so we can all return to the national parks that belong to all of us.
Note: We know that personalized comments can make a big difference in protecting national park staff and visitors. Please take a moment to personalize this message by telling Secretary Bernhardt why safety in our parks is important to you.
Plan for safety in reopening national parks
Dear Secretary Bernhardt,
Along with park lovers everywhere, I want the National Park Service and Department of the Interior to put staff and visitor safety first when planning to reopen parks. Every national park should be open as soon as you can assure Americans that your plan is safe, thorough and responsible.
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