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    Preserving Parks Today;
    Creating Park Stewards for Tomorrow

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Park Preservation

Park Preservation

COMPLETING AMERICA’S NATIONAL PARKS

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Buddy Bison Programs

Buddy Bison Programs

ALL KIDS DESERVE TO BE ABLE TO CONNECT WITH THE GREAT OUTDOORS

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Kids to Parks Day

Kids to Parks Day

KIDS NEED PARKS AND PARKS NEED KIDS

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Our Mission:

Preserving Parks Today; Creating Park Stewards for Tomorrow

Our Vision:

Everyone Will Have an American Park Experience

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News

NATIONAL PARK TRUST LAUNCHES NEW NATIONAL PARK-THEMED MERCHANDISE READY FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON

NATIONAL PARK TRUST LAUNCHES NEW NATIONAL PARK-THEMED MERCHANDISE READY FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON

To help bring the national parks home this holiday season, National Park Trust has released three new items that commemorate our national parks with a portion of proceeds going to supporting National Park Trust’s programming. The new items inspired by original artwork from the National Park Trust’s free ParkPassport App provide a perfect way to celebrate our parks, while also helping the Park Trust connect kids to the outdoors.

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HYDRO FLASK RECEIVES AMERICAN PARK EXPERIENCE AWARD

HYDRO FLASK RECEIVES AMERICAN PARK EXPERIENCE AWARD

On October 21, the Board of Trustees of National Park Trust honored Bend, Oregon-based outdoor brand Hydro Flask with the distinguished 2020 American Park Experience Award. This award honors an individual or group that has made extraordinary contributions to enhance the awareness and appreciation of our nation’s parks and public lands and waters. For the first time in the history of the award, National Park Trust will bestow this honor, not on a person, but on an organization by recognizing Hydro Flask’s innovative and impactful Parks For All giving program.

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NATIONAL PARK TRUST AND NATIONAL PARK SERVICE ANNOUNCE  2020 CHALLENGE COST SHARE AWARDS

NATIONAL PARK TRUST AND NATIONAL PARK SERVICE ANNOUNCE 2020 CHALLENGE COST SHARE AWARDS

National Park Trust in partnership with the National Park Service (NPS), announced 19 education and outdoor recreation projects that are funded by the NPS Challenge Cost Share Program and matched by community and nonprofit partners. Each project works to connect local communities to their national parks, national trails, and wild and scenic rivers. Projects include engaging people in active healthy outdoor recreation or in education initiatives that increase knowledge about our nation’s natural and cultural heritage.

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Great American Outdoors Act is Signed Into Law

Great American Outdoors Act is Signed Into Law

On August 4th, the president signed the Great American Outdoors Act marking the greatest conservation achievement in decades! This act will not only provide $900 million annually for the Land and Water Conservation Fund but will also begin to tackle the National Park Service’s maintenance backlog with a $9.5 billion infusion over five years.

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