For everyone who gets a copy of the current newsletter Big Bend Conservancy, this is the original photograph used for the article I wrote. What an honor! This was taken at 4AM under a full moon. ... See MoreSee Less
Join us for National Public Lands Day, and opportunity to volunteer in the park.
National Public Lands Day 2011ScheduleFriday, September 23
5PM-7PM: Registration (Chisos Mountain Lodge Patio)
7PM: Root beer float party (Chisos Mountain Lodge Patio)
Saturday, September 24
7:00AM-7:45AM: Registration and Breakfast (Panther Junction Patio)
8:00AM-8:30: Welcome and instructions from Natasha Moore/NPS Staff
8:30-12:30: Volunteer projects (Panther Junction Visitors Center cleaning, mulch spreading at Tornillo Creek, cleanup around Fossil Bone exhibit site)
(There will be different groups doing different projects)
12:30-1:30: Buffet Lunch (Panther Junction Community Room)
1:30PM-2PM: Wetlands Restoration presentation
2PM-On: Explore the park on your own!!
Thanks to our repeat sponsors - Bill Miller BBQ, Forever Resorts and Saint Arnold RootBeer