Whether big or small, every action we take can make a difference for nature in Ohio and beyond. Discover ways to get involved today.
Ways to Help Nature Thrive in Ohio
Visit an Ohio Preserve
Our network of protected lands in Ohio host rare plants and animals and serve as living laboratories for conservation. Plan your visit today!
Attend an Ohio Event
Go on guided walks at an Ohio preserve or join us for a virtual event to connect with fellow nature lovers and learn from scientists and other experts.
Take an Action Pledge
Make your voice heard on the urgent issues facing our planet. Our Action Center helps you easily contact your elected officials.
Make a Donation
With your support, we can put the best conservation science into action right now, so we can help protect and restore Ohio's natural areas.
Volunteer With Us
When you sign up to volunteer for The Nature Conservancy in Ohio, you will be welcomed into a family of dedicated individuals committed to protecting our state's finest natural areas. Whether you are interested in getting your boots dirty on our trails or organizing data at our office, we have a role for you.
Use this Volunteer Information form to tell us about your interests and let us know the best way to reach you. Send this form to our Volunteer Coordinator, Angela Burke, at email@example.com. You will then be added to our volunteer email list and will receive updates on events in your area. Learn more about our volunteer program by reading our Volunteer Handbook.
Virtual Volunteer Orientation
Knowing what to expect and what to do when you first start volunteering can be overwhelming. The Nature Conservancy has many online resources that can help get you started. And, starting in 2023, Ohio staff will be hosting virtual orientations for volunteers to get an insider's look at what participating in a volunteer project or event is like. Learn more about our virtual orientations and register for an event by visiting our event page.
Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities by Region
Get in Touch!
Our energetic Community and Conservation Specialist Angie Burke will help you jump right in to becoming a volunteer. Whether you've done conservation work before or you are just learning how to get started, Angie can help you find your footing and will welcome you into our community.
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