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Attention Friends Groups and nonprofit public lands partners! Looking to strengthen your organization's capacity for years to come? Apply today for a Public Lands Every Day Capacity Building Grant! Click here to learn more: http://www.publiclandseveryday.org/grants/capacity-building-grants . Proposals are due October 30.
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Did you read about our 2013 #NPLD Volunteers of the Year? They are from Utah, Ohio & Delaware! Who will you nominate this year?
The Volunteer of the Year Award recognizes NPLD volunteers who showcased extraordinary dedication to service on NPLD and throughout 2013. Awardees went above and beyond and inspired their communities to enhance our public lands. The Volunteer of the Year Award looks for personal stories ...
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So many inspiring stories, so many Earth Changing Moments. Check them out here, and submit your own!
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#NPLD: It's fun, healthy, educational and offers you a chance to give back! #volunteer #parks
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We're celebrating some of our #NPLD volunteers this week. Check out this interview with a then-first-time volunteer (who also won the 2012 photo contest!)
In 2013, approximately 175000 volunteers participated in NPLD. Some were volunteering for the first time, whereas others were veteran volunteers. What is NPLD like through the eyes of a new volunteer compared to a long time NPLD supporter? We're going to share both angles as part of a two-part ...
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We’re celebrating National Public Lands Day for the 21st time this year! Check out some of our milestones along the way.
We're celebrating National Public Lands Day for the 21st time this year! Across the country, you will find clean-up projects, educational activities and games to enjoy and celebrate this treasured day. To honor this anniversary, we took a look back at some of NPLD's most important milestones.
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We'd like to give a lot of thanks--175,000 thank yous--to all the volunteers who helped out on #NPLD 2014
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2,000+ registered events to choose from! Where will you be
celebrating #npld? Find an old or new favorite via our Find a Site tool where you can search by state or zip code!
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Turning off a light or unplugging your computer at night are easy actions you can (and probably already!) do to save energy.

Share how you #TakeaSec.Win prizes including a Samsung laptop and more. Details -> http://www.takeasec.org/#share
Individual environmental actions only take a few seconds. Together, we can make a huge impact with simple everyday actions.
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Let's Go Places…with +Toyota USA on #NPLD. Check out the 40 sites where Toyota employees will be volunteering!
Toyota has been the title sponsor of National Public Lands Day for 16 years. That sponsorship means a lot more than just resources though. Toyota is a true partner in making NPLD a success each year. Part of their commitment includes Toyota employees who donate thousands of hours of their ...
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Hoot hoot. Wishing Woodsy Owl a happy birthday!

Woodsy is all about helping care for our land. How do you lend a hand to keep our parks and public lands clean?

Learn more about what you can do & find great children's activities -> www.fs.usda.gov/main/conservationeducation/smokey-woodsy/woodsy-owl #WoodsyBday
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Looking for Friends Groups near you? Take a look at our state-by-state list:
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SavATree SavaLawn's profile photo
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Helping Hands for America's Lands
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On Sat., Sept. 27, people of all ages volunteered for National Public Lands Day’s 21st Anniversary national day of service on public lands. Sign-up for our newsletter at: www.publiclandsday.org.

National Public Lands Day is the nation’s largest hands-on volunteer effort for our public lands. In 2013, an estimated 175,000 volunteers participated in events at over 2,200 sites across the United States, Washington, D.C. and its territories.