But even if they never get changed to Parks they all hold unique treasures, and as Monuments they are open to ALL of us, not set aside for use by various special interests. The Monument most familiar to us is Grand Staircase Escalante NM, and below is a photo gallery of some of our most recent visit there. This place, like all National Monuments, is worth saving.
If you agree, it is time to fulfill your civic duty as a concerned citizen. Comments may be submitted online by visiting http://www.regulations.gov then entering “DOI-2017-0002” in the Search bar and clicking “Search,” or by mail to Monument Review, MS-1530, U.S. Department of the Interior, 1849 C Street NW, Washington, DC 20240. Take 5 minutes to make your voice be heard on this important topic!