July 12, 2002 By Holly Lippke Fretwell
Holly Fretwell, Linda Platts
June 26, 2002 By Linda Platts and Holly Lippke Fretwell
Senator Tom Daschle takes care of the Black Hills National Forest while much of the West burns.
State parks across the nation are serving more and more visitors while struggling to preserve natural and cultural resources. As demands for tax-generated revenues grow, many state legislatures are cutting appropriations to their park systems. Shrinking funds and growing usage threaten the well-...