Yosemite Nature Notes Yosemite Grant: Inspiring Generations Signed by President Abraham Lincoln in 1864 the Yosemite Grant set aside Yosemite Valley and the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias for protection establishing the very idea of todays National Parks. With filmmakers Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan.

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Yosemite Nature Notes
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Yosemite Nature Notes is a video podcast series that tells unique stories about the natural and human history of Yosemite National Park. Produced by the National Park Service this series features park rangers scientists historians and park visitors as they discuss the diverse plants and animals that make Yosemite their home as well as the towering cliffs giant waterfalls and mountain peaks that are known throughout the world. For more information visit www.nps.govyose.