National Public Lands Day volunteer service project at Petrified Forest National Park
September 27, 2014
Petrified Forest National Park
Petrified Forest National Park is hosting a hands-on volunteer project at the newly acquired Paulsell Ranch on September 27. Join other NPCA supporters and volunteers as we remove interior fencing from the ranch to help park wildlife move more freely.
National Public Lands Day Event at Petrified Forest and Cedar Breaks.
September 27, 2014
Petrified Forest National Park, AZ and Cedar Breaks National Monument, Utah
Join us on National Public Lands Day to help clean up and revitalize two remarkable Southwest public lands.
Summer Outdoor Retailer Show
Wednesday August 6th through Saturday August 9th, 2014
Salt Palace in Salt Lake City, UT
(Badge Registration required – click here for more info)
Happy Hour with Eagles Nest Outfitters Hammocks, NPCA and Creative Action Network.
Wed. August 6th – 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Come hang out at a fun See some cool See America Posters and learn about the important national work NPCA is doing. $5 donation supports NPCA. Beer provided by Anchor Steam Brewing Company.
Happy Hour sponsored by Liberty Bottleworks, NPCA and Creative Action Network
Thurs. August 7th – 4:30 – 6:00 pm
$10 donation supports NPCA. See America Posters on display and lots of great giveaways. Beer provided by Epic Brewing.
Book Signing and Discussion with Author and Artist Terry Lawson Dunn
Thursday, August 14th, 2014 – 7:00 – 9:00 pm
15th Street Gallery, 1519 1500 East, Salt Lake City UT 84105
Her book Art of the National Parks: Historic Connections, Contemporary Interpretations presents seventy painters and sculptors who offer distinctive visions of the nation's most beloved wild lands. Dunn will describe how artists continue to play a significant role in interpreting the iconic panoramas, intimate corners, and diverse wildlife within our national parks. We will discuss triumphs and challenges across the National Park System, with special emphasis on some of the most well-known national parks of the American Southwest, including Chaco Culture National Historical Park, Rocky Mountain, Canyonlands, and Grand Canyon National Parks. Sponsored by The Kings English Bookshop, 15th Street Gallery and NPCA.
Other organizations with conservation programs within the Southwest Region
- Grand Canyon Trust
- Friends of Chaco National Park
- Student Conservation Association is a nationwide force of high school and college-age volunteers who are committed to protecting and preserving the environment.
- Southwest Conservation Corps
- American Conservation Experience