50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act

Celebrate by volunteering on National Public Lands Day, Saturday, September 27!

Slider Banner, Online Media Toolkit

Online Media Toolkit

Designed to help spread the word about your event & generate more interest in your public land

My Earth Changing Moments

Share Your Earth Changing Moments

How does nature inspire you? Tell us about your moments. 

NPLD 2013 site at Limekiln Trail

Manual for Site Managers

Download our updated Manual for tips and resources to help you host an awesome #NPLD event!

News & Highlights

2014 Fee-Free Days Announced

Having fun in a park on National Public Lands Day.

Several federal land management agencies have announced fee-free days for 2014, including National Public Lands Day on September 27. A fee-free day is when parks, refuges and rangelands offer free entry or waive the standard amenity fee for visitors.

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Every Day Events Calendar

Adults volunteering at a BLM site in Colo.

Keep your community engaged year-round! Register your education, volunteer or recreation events on our Every Day Events calendar and attract new visitors and partners.

To get started, visit our Public Lands Every Day website and create a log-in.

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  • NPLD in Your State Park

    If your state park system is looking to attract new volunteers and inspire the community to further connect with natural and cultural resouces in your state, consider participating in NPLD 2014. National Public Lands Day is the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort for America’s public lands. This year marks the 21st annual celebration and we'd love you to join in.

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  • Unique Features on 20 Public Lands

    On this 20th anniversary of National Public Lands Day, we wanted to highlight some of the lands that are home to some pretty unique features. With America’s public lands covering more than 600 million acres, we know there are lots of interesting sites to see and stories to tell. 

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