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  • Volunteering

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    Over 137,000 people volunteered in our National Parks last year, for a total of 5.2 million hours.  In California parks there were 40,000 volunteers contributing over 1 million hours.  Portland’s Forest Park had more than 1,000 volunteers and the Cascades Raptor Center thrives because of the benefit of 10 full-time equivalent volunteer workers.  Those are just a few examples of the work…
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  • 1 million events!

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    NatureFind is proud to have curated and published information on over 1 million nature events….we are inspired by the staff and volunteers who have put on those events, and our mission is to help more people connect to what they’re offering. Amazingly, every one of those million events has been filtered by NatureFind staff to make sure they offer a…
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  • The foundation of NatureFind is our partners

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    The nature centers, state parks, botanical gardens and other incredible organizations who submit their events really define who we are at NatureFind. We learn more every day about the amazing reach that these groups have in their local communities and are so excited to be connected to what they’re doing. Did you know that according to the Outdoor Industry Association…
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  • Parsnips, and why we do this

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    The local arboretum had a festival today, and at NatureFind we’re proud to play a small part in promoting it, as one of more than 10,000 events around the country that we’re featuring this month. My wife wanted to visit the swamp trail and see the Cow Parsnips that were blooming, all new to me.  In the photo below are…
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