How is John Muir an influential and significant figure in America?

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1 Answer
May 22, 2018

He played a major role in the establishment of national parks


John Muir was a Scottish-born American naturalist and played a key role in developping national parks in the USA, for instance the Yosemite national park in California as he had spent time living in the Sierra Nevadas.

Many natural places were named after him in his honor.