We can always use help to improve the park. Here are some of the opportunities:
— Each spring and fall the 2-mile stretch of county highway 20 that goes by the entrance to the east side of the park has been cleaned up by the Friends.
— Rice County is responsible for maintaining all trails, but there are times when volunteers can assist in this effort.
— More permanent structures in the park (bridges, steps, boardwalks, benches, etc.) have been constructed by various groups.
— Nature guides have been written for posting to the website or printed and put in boxes at each entrance.
— There have been occasional guided nature walks.
— Anyone can share information on the Friends’ Facebook site. To get involved, contact any board member or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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