Volunteers needed on National Public Lands Day (Sept. 23) in Angeles National Forest

Release Date: Sep 13, 2023

Contact(s): Dana Dierkes


ARCADIA, Calif, September 13, 2023— Do you love the Angeles National Forest? Would you like to find a way to help share that love and care for the forest for a few hours? If so, please volunteer to help forest staff and volunteer groups in one of three locations on the morning of Saturday, September 23, on National Public Lands Day! Locations include Santa Clarita, CA, and Azusa, CA. Registration is required, as space is limited!

1. Azusa, CA - The Angeles National Forest, Fisheries Resource Volunteer Corps, Pasadena Casting Club, East Fork's Golden Preservation, and San Gabriel Mountains Trailbuilders invite you to volunteer along the East Fork of the San Gabriel River from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 noon. Tasks include cleaning up litter, painting over graffiti, and restoring natural habitats by removing user-created dams. Lunch will be provided to volunteers between 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Registration & More Info:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/celebrate-national-public-lands-day-in-the-east-fork-tickets-713994164767

2. Azusa, CA - The Angeles National Forest, Fisheries Resource Volunteer Corps, and San Gabriel Mountains Trailbuilders invite you to volunteer along the North Fork of the San Gabriel River from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 noon. Lunch will be provided to volunteers from 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Registration & More Info:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/celebrate-national-public-lands-day-in-the-north-fork-tickets-714035057077  

3. Santa Clarita, CA - The Angeles National Forest, National Forest Foundation, and Saint Francis Dam National Memorial Foundation invite you to volunteer at the Saint Francis Dam Disaster National Memorial & National Monument from 8:30 a.m.-12:00 noon. Tasks include picking up micro-trash, painting over graffiti, and clearing weeds. Lunch will be provided to volunteers from 12:00-12:30 p.m.

Registration & More Info: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/celebrate-national-public-lands-day-and-volunteer-in-your-backyard-tickets-690488057367


For questions, please call 626-574-5226 or e-mail sm.fs.anfvolunteers@usda.gov.