Don’t just take our word for it—check out what groups around the country are saying about Parks in Focus!
Audio and Video
Big Rapids Radio, 7/2011: Parks in Focus helps area youth learn about nature through Photography
The transcript is available here.
Michigan Radio, 4/2011: Children Focus in on Nature
Featuring an interview with Michigan coordinator Bret Muter!
FOX Phoenix, 8/2010: Landscape Photography for Youth
Arizona Public Media, 8/2009: Arizona Spotlight–Parks in Focus
Check out both the audio story and a video slide show of photos put together by PIF participants at the AZ Public Media studios.
Zocalo Magazine 3/2012: Tucson Youth Turn a Creative Eye on the Natural World
National Park Service “Arts Afire!” 12/2011: Transitioning to Nature
National Park Service Digest 12/2011: Kids Participate in Parks in Focus Program
Arizona Public Media 9/2011: A New Lens on the World
University of Michigan-Flint News, 8/2011: UM-Flint Helps to Connect Area Youth to Nature Through Photography
National Parks Traveler, 8/2011: Parks in Focus Program Brings Kids to Camp at Grand Canyon National Park
Arizona Highways, 7/2011: It’s Monday. How About Some Feel Good News?
InMenlo, 7/2011: Menlo Park youth explore and photograph Yosemite National Park
Big Brother Big Sisters of Newaygo County: Moments in Mentoring–Parks in Focus
University of Arizona Institute of the Environment, 4/2011: Seeing Art-Science-Environment connections through Youthful Eyes
Tucson MOVE Magazine, 12/2010: Udall Foundation and Boys and Girls Clubs Team Up!
Flip through pages 25-27 for photos and text.
Apache Junction News, 7/2010: Kids Explore Arizona Landmarks
National Park Service, 7/2010: Glacier National Park Announces “Glacier in Focus” Program
East Valley Tribune, 6/2010: A Grand Adventure
Udall Press Releases
Tucson Citizen, 6/2011: Udall Foundation and BGC of Tucson Kick Off the 2011 Season of Parks in Focus
Tucson Citizen, 3/2011: PIF Pilots a New Community Development Initiative
Arizona Daily Star, 3/2011: PIF program teaches kids photography, outdoor adventure
Arizona Highways, 3/2011: Parks in Focus
Clark Fork Chronicle, 7/2010: Missoula Boys & Girls Clubs youth to Participate in Glacier trip
National Park Service, 7/2010: Grand Canyon in Focus