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I Love My Park Day

Thank you to all those who volunteered at I Love My Park Day 2021!

See you in 2022!
group of volunteers
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Thank you to those who hosted and volunteered at the 10th Anniversary of I Love My Park Day in 2021! This year's event included improvement projects ranging from general park cleanup, invasive species removal, flower and tree planting, wildlife restoration projects, trail maintenance, and so much more!

I Love My Park Day is an annual event that brings together thousands of volunteers to celebrate and enhance New York's parks, historic sites, and public lands. DEC has events at a variety of locations - from trails in the Forest Preserve to popular campgrounds to urban escapes - providing many opportunities for New Yorkers to help clean up, restore, and enhance these special places.

masked and socially distanced volunteers at a lake

DEC collaborates with partners on events and programs at a variety of locations - from trails in the Forest Preserve to popular campgrounds to urban escapes - providing many opportunities for New Yorkers to help clean up, restore, preserve and enhance these special places. I Love My Park Day is one of the annual events where DEC volunteers and holds activities to enhance New York's parks, historic sites, and public lands.


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