NameFort Donelson National Battlefield and National Cemetery
City, StateDover, TN


Meeting place*Assist in cleaning and preservation of National Cemetery headstones and other resources. (In 2017 we will be commemorating the 150th anniversary of the National Cemetery.) Removal of leaves, trash and other winter debris from historic earthworks at Fort Donelson and Fort Heiman (Calloway County, KY). Persons may be interested in cleaning historic War Department informational tablets. Volunteers may also be interested in maintaining native plant gardens at Fort Donelson and at Fort Heiman. Trail safety inspection is always welcome.
Meeting time9:00 AM
Planned ActivitiesLandscaping,Trail Maintenance,Planting,Trash Removal,Clearing Brush
Planned Low-Impact Activities
Other ActivitiesTBD
Bring tools?Park will provide. Volunteers may wish to bring their own work gloves.
Food providedYes - drinks (water, soda, sports drink)


NameDeborah Austin
Phone(931) 232-5706
Preregistration Required?Yes
Preregistration ContactPlease contact Park Ranger Deborah Austin at .

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Please note: Volunteers will need to complete a standard NPS Volunteer in Parks agreement prior to the beginning of work.

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