September 28, 2009
Run time: 5 minutes
Ken Burns spoke at a National Press Club luncheon as his new six-part PBS series on the National Parks premieres. In his remarks he mentioned some of the experiences he had in each of the National Parks he visited as he created the series. He spoke about the efforts of people in the past and present who helped create and continue to preserve the National Parks system. Following his remarks he responded to questions submitted by audience members.