Chainsaw Gang

The model for TNC volunteer teams!

Laying the foundation of a walkway at Cypress Island.

Trimming trees.

Sometimes a bicycle is the easiest and fastest way to get around.

"I get by with a little help from my friends."


Construction of the boardwalk at Grand Isle.

The old grills at Mary Ann Brown - time to be replaced.

Bricks from the old grills are hauled away, salvaging whatever materials we can.

Two new grills have been installed at Mary Ann Brown.

Work on the new boardwalk at Mary Ann Brown.

Working on the board walk at Grand Isle.

Goofing off during break time!

A volunteer hauls limbs away at Mary Ann Brown preserve.

The Chainsaw Gang is all smiles!

The Chainsaw Gang removes sections of the old boardwalk at Grand Isle.

A group of birders used the new boardwalk at Grand Isle a few minutes after it was completed.

The parking area at Mary Ann Brown Preserve near St. Francisville, LA.

A new boardwalk at Mary Ann Brown, courtesy of the Chainsaw Gang.


x animal

Sign up for Nature eNews!

Sign Up for Nature e-News

Learn about the places you love. Find out
how you can help.

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

I'm already on the list!

Read our privacy policy.