Arizona State Parks (government)


Arizona State Parks is the governing agency of all Arizona state parks. The agency was created in 1957, following the rapid growth of the post-World War II recreation and tourism industries in the American Southwest.[1] The agency's board was created in 1957, and currently has seven members plus an executive director.[2]


  1. ^ "Book review for "Gateways to the Southwest: The Story of Arizona State Parks," Environmental History, January 2005". Archived from the original on October 12, 2008.
  2. ^ Arizona State Parks Board Archived January 3, 2008, at the Wayback Machine

External links

  • Arizona State Parks: Home Page
  • Arizona State Parks Foundation: Home Page