Why National Parks?

When I applied to grad school, I had to decide what topic I wanted to write about for my two-year MFA program at the University of King's College. There were plenty of ideas floating around in my head, but each time I tried to put something down on paper, I couldn't stop thinking about national parks. From mountains and prairies to beaches and forests, our park system is one of Canada's most iconic features. We owe many of these protected sites to J.B. Harkin and other forward-thinking individuals who, back in early 20th century, could foresee a time when much of the country would be settled and national parks might remain one of the few places that we could go to reconnect with nature. “It

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