NPLD 20th Anniversary Celebration
NPLD’s 20th Anniversary national day of service on public lands occurred on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013. More than 175,000 volunteers celebrated at 2,237 parks and additional public lands, including community gardens, schools, refuges, rivers and many more.
How YOU share your #NPLD20 stories.
- Read our 20 stories for 20 years of NPLD. Learn how sites celebrated #NPLD20 and neat facts about public lands.
- Share your favorite NPLD memories or upcoming plans with us via social media. Use our hastag #NPLD20 on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. You can also discover how others celebrated the 20th Anniversary of NPLD.
- View our updated PSAs and learn why Grammy Award winner Cee Lo Green, co-founder of The GreenHouse Foundation, is a fan of service and public lands.
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Volunteer with Friends Groups
Friends Groups are local nonprofit organizations that support public lands. Many Friends Groups lead volunteer events to restore parks, green spaces and community gardens. Visit our Friends Groups Map to learn about freinds groups in your area and how you can get involved.
NPLD Supports Let’s Move Outside
Participating in NPLD is a great way to get the recommended 60 minutes of daily activity, while you lend a hand for public lands. Learn more about Let’s Move Outside and how NPLD is involved in the national movement.