2016 Volunteer Work Parties

The 2016 field season is here, and you are invited to help preserve Oregon’s natural heritage! Below are the details and instructions for participating in restoration work parties. Please get in touch if you have any questions- orvolunteers@tnc.org or (503)802-8100.   


Cascade Head Preserve (Lincoln City)
Saturday, August 27 from 10am to 4pm
Remove Queen Anne’s lace in the grassland of this coastal headland. Register.


Zumwalt Prairie Preserve (Enterprise)
Saturday & Sunday, September 10-11
Visit Oregon’s biggest private nature sanctuary and assist with fence work, invasive species control, fire unit preparation, and facilities improvements. Register.

Cascade Head Preserve (Lincoln City)
Saturday, September 17 from 10am to 4pm
Clip & dig invasive blackberry on this spectacular coastal headland. Register.

Connect with Nature at Mt. Tabor Park (Portland)
Sunday, September 25 from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm
Join The Nature Conservancy, Friends of Mt. Tabor Park and Portland Parks & Recreation for restoration activities & an end of the season celebration. After the work, volunteers are invited to enjoy a picnic lunch and live music. Register.


Tillamook Estuaries Partnership (Tillamook)
Saturday, October 8 from 10am to 3pm 
Support the Tillamook Estuaries Partnership by re-potting native plants for future Nature Conservancy wetland restoration. Register.

Tom McCall Preserve (Mosier)
Saturday, October 15 from 9am-4pm
Help us rebuild the hiking trail maintenance to McCall Point in the Columbia River Gorge. Come prepared for heavy lifting and digging on steep hillsides. Register.

Willow Creek Preserve (Eugene)
Saturday, October 15 from 10am to 2pm
Plant native species in our Fender’s blue butterfly restoration area. Families are welcome. Register.

Ashland Watershed

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