Join the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation for a day of service, celebration, and a sneak peek of the Ken Burns film, The National Parks: America’s Best Idea
premiering the next night on PBS.
September 26 is also National Public Lands Day and entrance to all 391 national parks is free!
Last year more than 120,000 participants planted more than 1.6 million trees at over 1,800 events in all 50 states. In 2009, they hope to have the participation of even more volunteers throughout the country, making the 16th annual National Public Lands Day the most successful yet.
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