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Joshua Tree National Park

Are we loving our state and national parks to death? The popularity of the Joshua Tree National Park is bringing stress and damage to this beautiful area. Nic Cha Kim talks to rangers, residents, and visitors about the constant balancing act between preserving and enjoying our beautiful park lands.

(Source Image: Alan Eng, some rights reserved) 

Featuring Interviews With:

  • David Smith, Joshua Tree National Park
  • Danielle Segura, Mojave Desert Land Trust
  • Chad Riggin, Joshua Tree National Park

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