Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! In this episode we are going to continue our series dealing with things to do on HF with National Parks On The Air(NPOTA).
The NPOTA is a year-long event that is celebrating the National Parks systems Centennial. As an amateur radio operator you can either activate a national park or make contact with someone who has activated a national park or both. ‘
NPOTA Activators Guide - This guide has a lot of information in it about “activating” a national park, how to work with the park rangers, bonuses that you can get and much more.
NPOTA for NPS Staff - This is a tri-fold flyer that you can print to give to the National Park staff in order to help you explain what you plan on doing in the park, if they have never heard of amateur radio. If the staff is “on the fence” about letting you set up in the park, this flyer could put them over to the yes column
NPOTA/SOTA Map - This is a map of all the eligible Nation