National Public Lands Day

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Date: September 14, 2016
Contact: Pamela Barnes, 440-546-5994
Contact: Jamie Walters, 330-657-2142

Brecksville, Ohio –Join your fellow volunteers in Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) to celebrate National Public Lands Day by preserving and serving public parks. At an upcoming day of service on Saturday, September 24th, volunteers will help with trail work and restoring native habitat.

National Public Lands Day is the nation's largest, single-day volunteer effort for public lands and encourages shared stewardship of these valued, irreplaceable spaces.

Bring your friends, family, and coworkers to celebrate the lands at CVNP that you love and use to hike, bike, paddle, picnic and explore! Kids and groups are welcome!

Choose from two projects;Trail Work or Habitat Restoration. Age limit is 10 years and older. For more information and to register, visit our website at www.conservancyforcvnp.org or email volunteer@forcvnp.org.

For additional volunteer opportunities, visit the National Park Service website at nps.gov/cuva/supportyourpark/volunteer-activities.htm.

About Cuyahoga Valley National Park's Volunteers-in-Parks Program

CVNP's VIP program is co-managed by the National Park Service and the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park.Together, they accomplish park goals through mutually beneficial volunteer experiences and engage people in the park, building a community of park stewards.Currently 5,700 VIPs donate 208,000 hours to provide the highest level of quality services to park visitors and to help protect America's heritage.

To join these volunteers in making a difference at CVNP, contact the volunteer office at volunteer@forcvnp.org,
330-657-2299, or visit conservancyforcvnp.org. Many opportunities are available and training is provided.

About Cuyahoga Valley National Park

CVNP encompasses 33,000 acres along the Cuyahoga River between Cleveland and Akron. Managed by the National Park Service, CVNP combines cultural, historical, recreational, and natural activities in one setting. For more information about the park, visit www.nps.gov/cuva or call 330-657-2752.

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Last updated: September 14, 2016

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