Start receiving our award-winning magazine today!

Subscribe

Volunteer Opportunities

Indiana

Stewardship Workdays

The Nature Conservancy was built on the dedication of our members and volunteers. Today we still rely on the support of those who are interested in helping the environment and working with others who share their passion for nature. By contributing your time and skills, you will be making a huge difference on the natural communities we've vowed to protect and preserve. Join us and your fellow nature lovers for one our upcoming workdays:

Saturday, May 9th, 2015
Fall Creek Gorge, Warren County
10am-2pm, Eastern Time
Garlic Mustard Pull
Contact Derek Luchik at dluchik@tnc.org
or (317) 626-0246 for more information or to RSVP.

 

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Mosquito Creek Woods, Harrison County

9am-12:30pm, Eastern Time
Office cleanup, including; painting, pressure washing, mowing and

other odd jobs at our office property at Mosquito Creek Woods in

Harrison County. Appropriate gear includes: paint brushes, buckets,

gloves, water and lunch. We will also have tools available.

Contact Cassie Hauswald at chauswald@tnc.org or (812) 737-2087

for more information or to RSVP.

 

Thursday, June 11
Mosquito Creek Woods, Harrison County

9am-12:30 pm, Eastern Time
Trail maintenance at our office property at Mosquito Creek Woods in

Harrison County. Appropriate gear includes: sturdy boots, gloves, water

and lunch as well as your preferred hand tools for trimming branches,

vines and shrubs from along the trail. We will also have tools available.

Contact Cassie Hauswald at chauswald@tnc.org or (812) 737-2087

for more information or to RSVP.

 


Ongoing Volunteer positions

Are you looking for a more permanent opportunity to share your time and talents with us? Check out these ongoing volunteer positions located in various areas around the state and fill out our volunteer application. If you don't see one that fits your interests and/or location, fill out the application anyways and indicate your preferences on location, time, skills, interests, etc. We'll work with you to find something that works for both of us!

Kankakee Sands
Southern Lake Michigan Rim

Butterfly Monitors: May-September
Butterflies are a key indicator of the health of our prized, remnant ecosystems, like the globally rare dune and swale ecosystem, found in northern Lake County, Indiana, in the Tolleston Strand Plain. To help track butterfly populations in various remnant natural areas, the Southern Lake Michigan Rim Project Office is annually in need of monitors from May through September to weekly collect data on the same route. No experience is required but you will need to attend one of the annual training events. If you would like to learn more, listen to John Henry Drake, Regional Ecologist at the Indiana Chapter, on a replay of an internet radio interview conducted in January 2013. For more information or to sign up, contact John Henry Drake.
 


Be a Digital Volunteer!

Can't join us in person? Here are some other ways to help.


Internship Opportunities

Are you interested in how The Nature Conservancy in Indiana works? Interns will have the opportunity to visit select Conservancy nature preserves and to interact with a variety of staff, including administrative, land acquisition, and conservation staff.

We’re Accountable

The Nature Conservancy makes careful use of your support.

More Ratings

x animal

Sign up for Nature eNews!

Sign Up for Nature e-News

Get our e-newsletter filled with eco-tips and info on the places you care about most.

Thank you for joining our online community!

We’ll be in touch soon with more Nature Conservancy news, updates and exciting stories.

Please leave this field empty

We respect your privacy. The Nature Conservancy will not sell, rent or exchange your e-mail address. Read our full privacy policy for more information. By submitting this form, you agree to the Nature.org terms of use.