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Friends of Ballard Park is dedicated to protecting, maintaining and promoting Newport’s Only Nature Preserve. Its goals are to ensure Ballard Park remains a wild and natural space for future generations, to encourage the local public to visit and use the park, to provide educational and cultural opportunities for local youth and families, and to highlight the unique qualities and historical importance of Ballard Park.