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Environmentally Endangered Lands Program Volunteer Workdays

Volunteer to make Miami-Dade greener!

A child volunteering in the EEL Program. Two volunteers participating in the EEL Program.

You can get involved by participating in one of the workdays organized by the Environmentally Endangered Lands (EEL) Program and helping to protect and restore natural areas in Miami-Dade County. The workdays are fun, hands-on activities throughout all kinds of interesting natural areas. Community hours are available through this volunteer program. 

Workdays take place from 9 a.m. to noon. View the complete 2016 EEL Volunteer Season calendar for all workdays.

October 3, 2015
Camp Matecumbe Pineland Preserve
13841 SW 120 St.
Work: Planting

October 10, 2015
County Line Scrub Preserve
NE 215 Street east of San Simeon Way
Work: Cleanup

October 30, 2015
Larry & Penny Thompson Park & Preserve
SW 179 Terrace and SW 122 Avenue
Work: Cleanup

For more information, email or call 305-372-6611.

Note: Volunteers are required to fill out the Liability Waiver Form prior to participating.

EEL Program videos

  • Watch the video project from Florida International University student Gabriela Vargas. It was filmed during the EEL Workday at Black Creek on April 12, 2014.
  • Check out a news feature on Univision 23 about EEL's workdays.

Watch the Green Scene videos on the Endangered Lands Program

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