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Preservation For Generations
Imagine a National Park System that preserves all of our nation's treasured natural and cultural resources.Learn About Our Park Preservation Work Read About Our Latest Project – Fort Washington Park
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Connecting People to Parks, The Outdoors, and One Another.
Our programs advance public parks, lands, and waters as spaces that are welcoming and accessible to every person in every community.Discover Our Youth & Family Programs Read More About Our College Ambassador Program
Updates from the Park Trust
National Park Trust Announces New Board Chair
Board Chair Bill Brownell steps down after 16 years of transformational leadership; Scott Stone unanimously elected to succeed him.
National Park Trust Adds The Last Missing Piece to Fort Washington Park in Maryland
National Park Trust announced the acquisition and transfer of the last privately owned land within Fort Washington Park in Prince George’s County, MD.
National Park Trust Honors Congressman Fred Upton (MI-6th District) with 2022 Bruce F. Vento Public Service Award
This national award honors a public servant for his or her commitment to the environment, and their service, skill, and innovation in support of our public lands and waters.
Nevada Elementary School Educator Receives 2022 National Award for Outstanding Environmental Stewardship
National Park Trust is pleased to announce that Leslie Strahl, a learning strategist at Hollingsworth Elementary in Las Vegas, Nevada, is the recipient of the 2022 National Educator Award for Outstanding Environmental Stewardship.
National Park Trust protects and preserves our public lands and helps inspire future park stewards – like me.
- Joslyn, Park Trust Student AmbassadorLearn about our Youth Leadership Program
The National Park Trust is a true land preservation partner in supporting the core mission of National Park Service.
- Howard Miller, retired Deputy Chief, National Park ServiceRead More About Our Work At Valles Caldera National Preserve
Schools and nonprofits currently engaged with our Youth & Family ProgramsLearn more about our Youth & Family Programs
Value of lands protected/donated to the National Park Service since 2016Learn about how the Park Trust preserved River Raisin National Battlefield View land projects by state
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