Second Century Stewardship across the National Park System

map showing locations of participating parks and partners listed

Since 2016, more than 60 national parks and partners have been involved in Second Century Stewardship, through participation in workshops, collaborative projects, or communications efforts. This network is helping to inform development of best practices for science communication and engagement, supporting researchers working on public lands, and sharing stories of park science with millions of people.

National Park Service Units & Programs

Acadia National Park
Air Resources Division
Archaeology Program
Badlands National Park
Big Cypress National Preserve
Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park
Boston Harbor Islands NRA
Buffalo National River
Cabrillo National Monument
Canyon de Chelly National Monument
Cape Cod National Seashore
Capulin Volcano National Monument
Carlsbad Caverns National Park
Climate Change Response Program
Colonial National Historical Park
Congaree National Park (duty stationed)
Continental Divide RLC
Crown of the Continent RLC
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Dry Tortugas National Park
Everglades National Park – Gulf Coast
Fire Island National Recreation Area
Gateway National Recreation Area
Grand Teton National Park
Haleakala National Park
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Natural Sounds & Night Skies
North Cascades National Park
Northeast Temperate Network
Natural Resource Science and Stewardship
Pacific Region
Petrified Forest National Park
Rocky Mountain National Park
Saguaro National Park, Sonoran Desert I+M
San Antonio Missions National Historical Park
Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks
Valles Caldera National Preserve
Wild and Scenic Rivers Program
Yellowstone National Park
Yosemite National Park



Acadia Teacher Fellow
Cabrillo National Monument Foundation
California Academy of Sciences
California State University Fresno
Citizen Science Association
College of the Atlantic
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Conservation Legacy
East Bay Regional Park District
Florida Public Archaeology Network
Friends of Acadia
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont
Husson University
Ironwood Tree Experience
Marin County Parks
Marin Municipal Water District
Mississippi Park Connection
National Park Foundation
National Parks Traveler
National Phenology Network
Native Plant Trust
New York Sea Grant
Pajarito Environmental Education Center
Point Bonita YMCA
Presidio Trust
Rocky Mountain Conservancy
San Francisco State University
Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park
Smith College
The Trustees of Reservations
Trinity Green
USFS Daniel Boone National Forest
USGS Hawaii Field Station
USGS Pacific Islands Research Center
University of California Santa Barbara
University of Connecticut
University of Goettingen
University of Maine
University of Miami/Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
University of Richmond
Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve
Yellowstone Forever