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4D-04: Volunteer Opportunities in southern Utah

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Date Added: 05/23/2018 Location: Cedar City, UT Description: Dixie National Forest is looking for enthusiasitic, outdoor-loving volunteers. Due to the damage from the 2017 Brian Head fire here in southern Utah, much work is needed to restore our beautiful land. We have opportunities for groups or individuals of all ages and ability levels. 

Projects may include tree planting, trail rehabilitation, Adopt-A-Trail, trailhead host, campground host, fence building, trash pickup, jackstrawing and many more. Forest Service will ...


Korean War Veterans Memorial Volunteer

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Date Added: 05/23/2018 Location: Washington, DC Description: Nineteen larger-than-life stainless steel statues emerge from the trees, silently standing under the watchful eyes of a sea of faces on a granite wall to the south. The Korean War Veterans Memorial stands on the south side of the Lincoln Memorial, a reminder of the human cost of freedom. It is our nation’s expression of gratitude to those who restored freedom to South Korea.

Korean War Memorial volunteers provide visitors insight into an often-forgotten conflict. A wall behin...


Fort Hunt Heritage Day, Special Event Volunteer, June 9 Fort Hunt Park

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Date Added: 05/23/2018 Location: Alexandria , VA Description: Special Event Volunteers are needed to help to celebrate the second annual Fort Hunt Heritage Day. This is a family fun event open to the public to showcase the rich history of the special park. Volunteers can sign up for one of the following positions:

 

Event Set-Up 
Help the NPS get set up for the day by setting up chairs and tents. This position will require some lifting.
Number of volunteers needed: 3
Time: 7 am - ...


1DPG: Denbigh Volunteer Interpretive Host

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Date Added: 05/23/2018 Location: Towner, ND Description: DENBIGH EXPERIMENTAL FOREST BACKGROUND:

The Denbigh Experimental Forest is part of the Sheyenne Ranger District on the Dakota Prairie Grasslands. It is approximately 640 acres in size and is a mix of treed and prairie settings. In 1931, the US Forest Service and the State of North Dakota acquired T156N, R78E Section 36 to develop an experimental forest. Forest and shelterbelt experimentations took place there as well as other functions. Civilian Conservation ...


Costume Designer

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Date Added: 05/23/2018 Location: Page, AZ Description: Glen Canyon National Recreation Area is looking for talented costume designers able to create costume pieces representing the pioneers settling the West from around 1850-1930. Volunteers must be able to take costumes from concept to finished project, sewing is required. The National Park Service can provide fabric, but volunteers must have their own equipment and ancillary aupplies including fabric, sewing machine, needles, thread, buttons etc. 

These costumes will help t...


Sewing Professional

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Date Added: 05/23/2018 Location: Page, AZ Description: Glen Canyon National Recreation Area is looking for sewing professionals to assist Park Rangers, and other volunteers by tailoring uniforms, sewing on patches, and sewing costumes representitive of the pioneers settling the southwest between 1850-1930. The National Park Service will provide uniforms, patches, uniform color thread, and some fabric as needed for costumes. Volunteers must have their own equipment and ancillary aupplies including fabric, sewing machine, needles, thread, but...


Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Volunteer

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Date Added: 05/23/2018 Location: Washington, DC Description: The universal messages of justice, democracy, hope and love that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. preached have inspired the design of the National Memorial in his honor on the National Mall. MLK Memorial Volunteers will spend time roving the memorial and interacting with visitors from all over the world, who have come to learn more about the man and the Civil Rights movement of which he was a part. The location of the memorial on the banks of the Tidal Basin means that there will also be special...


Resident Visitor Services and Maintenance Volunteer

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Date Added: 05/23/2018 Location: Awendaw, SC Description: Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge, with headquarters located 20 miles north of Charleston, encompasses over 66,000 acres which include barrier islands, salt marshes, and maritime forest. Management objectives include managing habitat for migratory birds, managing threatened and endangered species, preserving maritime forest communities and, offering wildlife-dependent recreation . Duties with this position include visitor services and maintenance. 

Visitor Services - W...


Park Stewardship Volunteers

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Date Added: 05/23/2018 Location: Morristown, NJ Description: Be a part of the National Park Service.

Great volunteer activity for individuals, scouts, families and corporate.

Are you looking for fun short-term involvement to fit your schedule and help you achieve community service hours?

Opportunities available:

  • Pick up litter along trails
  • Pick up litter along tour road and parking lots
  • Help monitor non-native invasive plants
  • Pick up fallen branches and lit...

Plant/Animal Phenology Observer

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Date Added: 05/23/2018 Location: Tucson, AZ Description: Join the USA National Phenology Network by observing plant and animal life cycle events (phenology) in your yard or other convenient location! The steps to participate are 1) identify plant or animal species you'd like to observe; 2) create a profile online (www.naturesnotebook.org), 3) learn the specifics of how to observe your target species; and 4) take observations and log them online. You can also log and submit observations using a smartphone. You can participate in this effort fro...


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