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AmeriCorps members planned for Osceola National Forest

The National Forests in Florida is now accepting applications for AmeriCorps positions on the Osceola National Forest in Olustee, FL.   AmeriCorps is a national service program for enthusiastic people to put their idealism into action!
These AmeriCorps positions are focused on volunteer coordination and community outreach.  Duties will include:

Recruiting and assisting in the administration of volunteers
Building [...]

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Apalachicola National Forest to Host Kid’s Fishing Derby

Register now through April 30th. 
The Apalachicola National Forest is hosting its 4th Annual Kid’s Fishing Derby on May 1 from 8 a.m. to noon for children ages one to 16 years old.  The event is free and open to the public.
The derby location is Buttermilk Pond off of State Road 12 in Liberty County, just [...]

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If You Haven’t Already…

…sign up today to volunteer for the Florida Trail Association’s annual Swamp Tromp Work Party hosted by F-Troop at the Big Cypress National Preserve on March 13-19.  The work entails getting to those hard to reach sections of the Florida Trail deep in the heart of the Big Cypress. 
More information can be found at the U.S. Forest [...]

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Apalachicola National Forest Clean Sweep and “Give A Day, Get a Disney Day” Event

Join us for a Super Clean Sweep this Saturday starting at 8 a.m. on Feb. 27 at the south end of Lake Munson at the end of the pavement along Rivers Road to help clean up Tallahassee’s own National Forest. Lunch will be provided, and the event is an approved “Give a Day, Get a Disney [...]

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Volunteer Opportunity

Sign up today to volunteer with the Florida Trail Association on a project at the Pine Log State Forest Feb. 4-7.  Volunteers will assist with boardwalk construction and bridge repair at sites along the Florida Trail.  This project includes three phases:  repair on three existing water crossing structures, the construction of three small puncheon boardwalks [...]

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