Preservation & Enhancement

Friends believes good stewardship involves both protecting our natural and historic resources as well as making them even better for future generations.  We work through our chapters all over the state to take care of what resources we have and to improve upon them where we can.  From streambed preservation to litter cleanup and from general maintenance and repair to interpretive programs, our chapters work hard to make sure our parks and historic sites are well cared for and left even better than when they were entrusted to us.

Signature Project: 2016 Highlights

With over 50 chapters at Georgia’s state parks and historic sites, Friends has accomplished hundreds of outstanding projects and programs throughout 2016. We have thousands of volunteers that work on accomplishing some of the greatest projects at the parks. Here are just a few of our favorite highlights.

Cloudland Canyon State Park has about 60 miles of hiking, biking and equestrian trails requiring constant attention from volunteer crews. From clearing fallen trees to repairing bridges, our jobs are...

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