Green River Overlook, Canyonlands National ParkCharlie Steen represents the Atomic Energy Commission who provided access to the White Rim Sandstone via the White Rim Road. Bates Wilson represents the vision of having a National Park that would protect the confluence. Wilson wanted to protect a million acres of wild canyon country and generate a sustainable economy via tourism. Stewart Udall provided the political support needed in order to push the idea of a National Park through Congress.
The lecture is FREE! The Moab Information Center is conveniently located on the corner of Main and Center St.