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No doubt about it, public lands need your help. Social media makes it easier than ever for you to voice your support—but if you really want to make an impression on decision-makers, there’s a lot to be said for doing it the old-fashioned way...



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Watch out #GIS we have some rockstars in the house! Congrats @PatrickgSmyth! https://t.co/IPXGR7MSGS
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Off-leash dog parks led the pack in new urban parks-https://t.co/bDcocX4ZwN
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RT @Adrian_Benepe: Forest preservation is crucial to #carbon storage to mitigate #climatechange. @Daley3J @tpl_org https://t.co/I6xni7sZWZ