Ranger Shelton Johnson Encourages Diversity At National Parks

By Deena Bustillo on
Ranger Shelton Johnson is one of the few African-American national park rangers in the country. He was recently featured in the 12-hour Ken Burns documentary called The National Parks: America's Best Idea. In it, the ranger speaks about his 22-years at Yosemite, and how he wishes more celebrities would visit the park to promote the environment, and diversity. He said: "If Oprah Winfrey took a road trip to the national parks, it would send a message that this is an environment that is also...Read Full Story