"Research on the benefits of contact with the natural environment show that it is likely to have a significant positive psychological effect, serving as a place for learning and mental stimulation." (Why Are National Parks Important?- National Park Association). Often times people will remember a time they had an opportunity to visit a park as a child. They remember because it was a significant experience for them. This is another great benefit to having National Parks.
The government should continue to fund and support National Parks, such as the Grand Canyon, because of all the benefits they provide. They provide ample plants and animals, a healthy environment, a long history, physical exercise opportunities, mental health benefits, economic help, as well as providing support for the communities. These benefits far outweigh any costs that might arise. The generations to come deserve a world with its natural beauties in