Diving with Purpose—How Veterans Are Healing Their Wounds by Helping the National Park Service

May 12, 2020

When veterans retire from the military—whether voluntarily or from injury—it can be a difficult transition. Gone is the camaraderie that gave their lives structure and often lost is a sense of purpose. A partnership with the National Park Service is helping wounded warriors to heal and restore connections by giving them a mission underwater. More on this story including pictures at H2ORadio.org

Jim Nimz of the National Park Service and Kris Moorehead with the WAVES Project map a submerged aggregate plant that was essential in making the huge volume of concrete it took to build Hoover Dam in the 1930s.
Credit Susanna Pershern, Submerged Resources Center, NPS