Volunteers-in-parks have provided Agate Fossil Beds with much in the way of work, expertise and service.
Carpentry, expertise in specialized areas, assistance in building an educational program for area schools and even hostess duties have been utilized here.
For volunteer opportunities with Agate Fossil Beds National Monument please contact Park Volunteer Coordinator Pam Carey by phone (308-436-9762) or e-mail us.
Did You Know?
The windmills seen in the area are still used to pump water into stock tanks for cattle to drink. Some of these wells are 250 to 300 feet deep and provide a good source of water as long as the wind blows.