For 10 days each year, park visitors throughout the nation can enjoy everything the parks have to offer for free.
ÔªøIn other news, David Allen has been named the parks’ fire management officer.
His previous experience includes working at Yellowstone National Park with a helitack crew, Yosemite National Park as the prescribed fire specialist and at Indiana Dunes National Park as the fire management officer.
“His performance here in the parks, as well as in a number of other prior jobs and assignments, has shown his ability to lead and direct a complex program,” he added.
Allen said he has grown to understand the issues of fire management in the Sierra Nevada during his tenure here.
“Managing a highly fire-adapted and fire-prone area such as these parks is a challenge I look forward to,” he said.
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