Alabama Hills Volunteer Day Planned


A road leads through a valley with snowed capped mountains in the background.LONE PINE, Calif. – The Alabama Hills Stewardship Group, the Eastern Sierra Interpretive Association and the Bureau of Land Management will hold a volunteer work day in the Alabama Hills on Saturday, Jan. 14.

Volunteers will do trail maintenance and vegetation restoration from 10 a.m. to noon.

Participants should meet at the corner of Whitney Portal and Movie roads. Dress for outdoor work with comfortable, sturdy shoes, gloves and a hat. Bring sunscreen and water. Tools, gloves and refreshments will be provided.

For more information, contact Dave Kirk, BLM Alabama Hills steward, at (760) 920-1412 or via email at dmkirk@blm.gov,

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America's public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. In Fiscal Year 2015, the BLM generated $4.1 billion in receipts from activities occurring on public lands.

Release Date

Thursday, January 5, 2017


Bureau of Land Management, California


Bishop Field Office


David Christy