National Public Lands Day

NPLD for Volunteers

Volunteers are the heart of National Public Lands Day by generously giving their time to help restore and improve public lands around the country. 

Volunteering for National Public Lands Day

Join thousands across the country and take part in the largest single-day volunteering event for America's public lands. National Public Lands Day (NPLD) is a great opportunity to help your community by working together with people from all ages and diverse backgrounds to restore and protect our shared spaces.

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 Find An Event

Use our interactive map to locate a volunteering opportunity in your community.

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Share Your Experience 

Let others know how fun and rewarding it can be to take part in National Public Lands Day.

Promotional Resources

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Get A Proclamation

Help amplify NPLD with an official proclamation from your local government.

Learn How 

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NPLD Promotional Toolkit

Help spread the word about National Public Lands Day we our easy to use content that is ready to share with your network.

NPLD Volunteer Spotlight

NPLD Volunteer Spotlight: Alan Spears, Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens

As the Director of Cultural Resources for National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA), Alan Spears combines...

NPLD Volunteer Spotlight: Gerald Miller, Volunteer Extraordinaire

Gerald Miller, Conservation Specialist for Nevada Department of Agriculture, has attended National Public...

NPLD Volunteer Spotlight: Suzy Pappas, Director of Coastal Cleanup Corporation

Suzy Pappas, Director of Coastal Cleanup Corporation, is a regular volunteer at Biscayne National Park, where...