This series is an insider's look at America's national parks that ring New York Harbor. American history is discussed often in relation to the Gateway National Recreation Area.
RS01: Getting Wild in the City
Gateway NRA: An introduction is given to Gateway National Recreation Area, a collection of green spaces around New York Harbor.
RS02: Hawking on the Harbor
Gateway NRA: Park ranger Dave Taft discusses various species of hawks and where they can be spotted in the Gateway National Recreation Area.
RS03: Journey Through Ellis Island
Gateway NRA: Listen to a riveting tale of the typical experience for an immigrant at Ellis Island.
RS04: The First Roosevelt
Gateway NRA: Listen in as the colorful life of the 26th president of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt, is discussed.
RS05: Alexander Hamilton's Unlikely Rise
Gateway NRA: Listen to the story of orphan, immigrant, and founding father Alexander Hamilton.
RS06: Nieuw Amsterdam to New York (Part 1)
Gateway NRA: Park historian Steve Lace gives listeners a history lesson. Topics include the Dutch East India Company, Henry Hudson and his travels, Pierre Minuit, and much more.