Volunteers from National Public Lands Day 2007.

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Interested in volunteering on September 29? Search by your state or zip code to find a site near you.

1st Place Winner NPLD 2011 Photo Contest

Volunteers in Action Photo Contest

Bring a camera to an NPLD event and you could win REI gear! Enter your best photos of volunteers in our annual contest.

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Fill out our volunteer participation survey! We want to hear about your experiences volunteering and visiting public lands.

Volunteer clearing trail.

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News & Highlights

More than 170,000 Volunteers Expected on National Public Lands Day, September 29

Volunteers from NPLD 2011.

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