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OrganizationNational Park Service
This site contains information on America's national parks and the many ways you can enjoy the great outdoors.

OrganizationAmerican Camping Association
This organization helps parents select camps that meet industry and government standards as well as camps for children with special needs.

Web SiteCDC: Travelers' Health
Look up vaccination requirements for travel destinations, get updates on international outbreaks, and more, searchable by country.

Web SiteNational Geographic for Kids
Through this web site, kids can travel to exotic places and learn about animals and science.

OrganizationAmerican Field Service (AFS)
AFS is an international, voluntary, nonprofit organization that provides intercultural learning opportunities to help people develop the knowledge, skills, and understanding needed to create a more just and peaceful world through intercultural exchange.

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