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Originally printed in the April 23, 2003 edition of the Illinois Valley News.

There are few people in the United States today who are not grateful that Crater Lake, Yellowstone, Yosemite, and other national parks have been protected as much as possible. It was small groups of conservationists and environmentalists who had the foresight to push Congress to create a special preservation category in the vast reservoir of public lands . . .