Document Type

Report

Publication Date

9-30-2005

First page number:

1

Last page number:

8

Abstract

  • 1,573 total volunteer records now loaded into database
  • 230 new volunteers recruited through website: www.getoutdoorsnevada.org
  • Website recorded an average of 35,000 hits per month for the quarter, with an average of 3,350 pages viewed per month
  • Three major interagency volunteer events completed this quarter, at which more than 300 volunteers picked up a total of 128 cubic yards of litter at three separate National Public Lands Day clean-up events: September 17, 2005 - Sloan Canyon National Conservation Area September 24, 2005 - Red Rock National Conservation Area September 24, 2005 - Lake Mead National Recreation Area
  • Interagency Volunteer Team selected to receive national Take Pride in America award in the Federal Volunteer Program Category
  • Inaugural volunteer recognition luncheon planned and invitations mailed for October 28, 2005 event
  • Alternative Workforce Survey completed

Keywords

Environmental management; Interagency coordination; Litter (Trash) – Prevention; Nevada – Clark county; Voluntarism; Volunteer workers in environmental education; Volunteer workers in environmental protection

Disciplines

Civic and Community Engagement | Environmental Health and Protection | Environmental Monitoring | Natural Resources and Conservation

Language

English