Conservation Policies of Theodore Roosevelt
Laura Kolar talked about Theodore Roosevelt’s environmental conservation policies. President Roosevelt created the national park… read more
Laura Kolar talked about Theodore Roosevelt’s environmental conservation policies. President Roosevelt created the national park system and set restrictions on the use of natural resources. His approach was considered to be a very progressive domestic policy in its time.
“Theodore Roosevelt: Conserving America” was part of a series of programs from the Miller Center titled “Theodore Roosevelt, The Modern Presidency and the Progressive Movement.” close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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