Are you a group looking to partner with TNC? Would your students, church or community group be interested in a reoccurring service project at one of our preserves? Is your office looking for a great team building work day opportunity? See our Volunteering Information page.
Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities
Tree Planting at Jim Fields Memorial Preserve: February 22nd, March 1st, March 5th (March 8th rain date)
Come join us for a day of longleaf pine tree planting on the Jim Fields Preserve in Hoke County off of June Johnson Road. TNC is working hard to restore this preserve and to reestablish a functioning longleaf pine ecosystem. We would love your help! Tree planting will include some light digging and bending. If you would like to attend, please bring work gloves, sturdy shoes, water bottle, and a picnic lunch.
If you are interested in signing up, please RSVP to Gretchen Coll at email@example.com or call 910-246-0300.
The link below provides a map to the entrance of the Jim Fields Preserve. Click on the blue pin, select the “directions” option and then you can add your address to get specific directions. Please let me know if you have any trouble with the link.
Thanks so much and looking forward to working with you!
For general information about volunteering in the Sandhills and for more on wiregrass collection opportunities, contact Gretchen Coll at firstname.lastname@example.org, on the phone (910) 246-0300.
Outer Banks/Nags Head Woods
Nags Head Woods preserve will be holding several volunteer work days this fall: Thursday and Friday October 17-18th and possibly October 19th, 2013. Exact times to be determined.
Volunteers will be helping to clear fire breaks for an upcoming prescribed burn in Nags Head Woods Preserve and assisting with invasive plant removal and general trail maintenance.
If you are interested in getting involved with this or any other opportunity, please email Kate Murray at the Nags Head Woods office at email@example.com or call (252) 441-2525.
The Nags Head Woods office periodically has work days to help with our oyster reef restoration projects and other things. Volunteers are needed to bag oyster shells, build oyster mats and oyster reef as well as plant marsh and upland plant habitat. All community members and visitors are invited.
Please see our mountains volunteer page for information about opportunities as well as upcoming projects and dates. We now have a hotline you can call for information as well: (828) 350-1431 ext. 201.
Our Asheville mountains office has spring and summer volunteer work days, which include activities like trail maintenance and invasive species removal. For information on volunteering, contact Erin Buchholtz at Mtns_Volunteers@tnc.org or 828-350-1431 ext. 104.
Southeast Coastal Plain
SECP's has several fall seed collection and trail clean-up days. For more information, email Sara Babin at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the SECP office at (910) 395-5000.
Interested in an internship??
Find information on summer internships for high school students as well as diversity internships for college students on our Careers page.
- TNC Volunteer Coordinator - Neal Cheek, email@example.com or (919) 794-4371
- Mountains Volunteers (includes New River and Hickory Nut Gorge) - Erin Buchholtz, Mtns_volunteers@tnc.org or (828) 350-1431 ext. 104
- Outer Banks/Nags Head Woods - Kate Murray, firstname.lastname@example.org or (252) 441-2525
- Roanoke River - Chuck Peoples, email@example.com, or (252) 578-4115
- Sandhills - Gretchen Coll, firstname.lastname@example.org or (910) 246-0300
- Southeast Coastal Plain/Wilmington - Sara Babin, email@example.com or (910) 395-5000
- Prescribed Burns - Maura High, firstname.lastname@example.org or (919) 794-4377