The National Parks

S1 E3 | PREVIEW

The Empire of Grandeur (1915-1919) | Preview

Learn about the federal agency created to protect the parks and the fight over the Grand Canyon.

AIRED: April 25, 2016 | 0:00:30
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TRANSCRIPT

(gentle music) (birds chirping)

- [Narrator] Next time on the National Parks,

a new leader steps forward to protect America's wild places.

- [Interviewee] Stephen Mather was the right man,

at the right place, at the right time.

- [Narrator] A federal agency is created

to watch over the parks,

and, in Arizona, a fight over the fate

of the grandest canyon on Earth,

as the National Parks continues.

(gentle music)


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