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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.

The 2014-15 season is underway. See the Volunteer Workdays schedule for all dates.

Upcoming EEL volunteer schedule

Workdays take place from 9 a.m. to noon unless otherwise noted.

Friday, Oct. 24
Larry and Penny Thompson Pineland Park and Preserve
SW 179th Terrace and SW 122nd Avenue
Work: Clean up

Saturday, Nov. 1
Rockdale Pineland Preserve
SW 144th Street and SW 92nd Avenue
Work: Planting

Tuesday, Nov. 4
Tree Island Park and Preserve
SW 147th Avenue and SW 10th Street
Work: Bird watching

Saturday, Nov. 8
County Line Scrub Preserve
Northeast 215th Street, east of San Simeon Way
Work: Trail maintenance

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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