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Field Trips and Events


The Conservancy Celebrates Earth Day Every Day in Delaware

The Nature Conservancy's mission is to conserve the lands and waters on which life depends. That is not possible without getting you and other Delawareans outside and enjoying nature. We invite you to do just that at these events and volunteer activities.

Make sure to check back here often to learn about nature hikes, 5K races, clean-up days, tree plantings and other outdoor activities meant to engage and inspire you to connect with and advocate for nature. See you outside!

Special Events

  • Stream Clean-Up

    Brandywine Creek
    April 18, 2015

    Join The Nature Conservancy, Delaware Parks and the National Park Service in exploring New Castle County’s piedmont region while helping keep streams clean during our first Brandywine StreamStewards Cleanup! This event is a partner to the Christina River Waters... Learn more

  • Dogfish Dash

    Milton, Delaware
    September 27, 2015

    The 10th annual Dogfish Dash to benefit The Nature Conservancy takes place Sunday, September 27, 2015. Registration opens April 1 and the race fills up quick, so mark your calendars and lace up your sneakers for this fun, off-centered event. Learn more abou... Learn more

  • Horseshoe Crab Survey

    Big Stone Beach
    May 01, 2015 - June 30, 2015

    Join Conservancy staff by volunteering to count horseshoe crabs. Surveys are conducted throughout May and June on peak spawning days at the Nature Conservancy's Big Stone Beach. A census starts with step-by-step instructions on how to conduct the survey. A typic... Learn more

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for The Nature Conservancy. Currently there are no volunteer opportunities available. Please check back soon for upcoming events.


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