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From hikes to conferences, there are many ways you can get involved with The Nature Conservancy in Pennsylvania.

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Special Events


  • Florence Shelly Wetlands Preserve Walk

    Florence Shelly Wetlands Preserve
    Thompson, Pennsylvania
    (Susquehanna County)
    September 13, 2015

    Join Hank Hartman for a tour of the nature preserve's trees. Make sure to wear waterproof boots! For more information, call: (570) 727-3362 or (570) 727-4272. Learn more


  • Florence Shelly Wetlands Preserve Walk

    Florence Shelly Wetlands Preserve
    Thompson, Pennsylvania
    (Susquehanna County)
    July 11, 2015

      Join Rob Anderson for a walk around the nature preserve in search of insects. Make sure to wear waterproof boots! For more information, call: (570) 727-3362 or (570) 727-4272. Learn more


  • Moosic Mountain
    Fire & Foliage Fall Walk

    Dick and Nancy Eales Nature Preserve
    September 22, 2015

    The Dick and Nancy Eales Preserve sits high atop the windswept Moosic Mountain, which overlooks the Lackawanna Valley. The nature preserve is home to an intact system of ridgetop pine barrens consisting of stunted pitch pine, huckleberry, blueberry, rhodora, scrub oa... Learn more


  • Live Reptiles and Amphibians

    Hauser Nature Center
    1567 Long Pond Road
    Long Pond PA 18334
    (570) 643-7922
    July 14, 2015

    Get up close and personal with naturalist Rick Koval’s collection of native snakes, frogs, salamanders and a turtle, found in the Poconos.  Learn about these fascinating reptiles and amphibians and their role in the environment.  Great for kids a... Learn more


  • Long Pond Barrens Ecology Walk

    Long Pond Nature Preserve
    (Meet at the Hauser Nature Center.)
    July 09, 2015

    Lying along the southern edge of the Pocono Plateau, this 32-square-mile expanse of forests, fields, swamps and heath barrens supports more globally rare wildlife, wildflowers and natural habitats than any other place in Pennsylvania.  Join us  for a walk ... Learn more


  • Whip-Poor-Will Watch

    Hauser Nature Center
    1567 Long Pond Road
    Long Pond PA 18334
    (570) 643-7922
    June 30, 2015

    Join The Nature Conservancy for an evening walk to search for the elusive whip-poor-will. This medium sized bird in the nightjar family is an expert at camouflage and active at dawn and dusk, sometimes throughout the evening on moonlit nights. The whip-poor-will is ... Learn more


  • 2015 Tannersville Bog Walks

    Tannersville Cranberry Bog Parking Lot on Cherry Lane Road in Tannersville, PA (Monroe County).
    February 08, 2015 - November 14, 2015

    The Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center is proud to invite you to attend public, guided walks into the unique Tannersville Cranberry Bog. Walks are offered on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays throughout the spring, summer and fall. Our Environmental Educato... Learn more


  • Live Wild Animals of the Pocono Plateau

    Hauser Nature Center
    1567 Long Pond Road
    Long Pond, Pennsylvania 18334
    (570) 643-7922

    August 09, 2015

    Bring your camera and a picnic supper to enjoy before we are treated to a presentation by the Pocono Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Center (PWRC), a place where injured and orphaned wild animals are cared for until they can fend for themselves and be released ... Learn more


  • Volunteer in Pennsylvania

    Various locations. Check current opportunities here.

    When you volunteer for The Nature Conservancy, you'll gain experience, skills and a sense of accomplishment - all while helping to protect Pennsylvania's lands and waters.  Explore a list of opportunities, download the volunteer application and read our latest i... 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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