The Nature Conservancy's Mt. Tabor volunteer event on September 30, 2017, in Portland, Oregon.
Mt. Tabor Volunteers The Nature Conservancy's Mt. Tabor volunteer event on September 30, 2017, in Portland, Oregon. © Tim Jewett

Volunteer With Us!

Join us at a volunteer work party near you or apply for one of the volunteer positions below. To stay updated on Oregon volunteer events and news, sign up for our volunteer email.

helping to restore Powell Butte Natural Area in Portland, Oregon.
Volunteers helping to restore Powell Butte Natural Area in Portland, Oregon. © Mitch Maxon/The Nature Conservancy

Volunteer Positions in Oregon

  • Volunteer ecologists at Zumwalt Prairie

    Zumwalt Prairie Ecology Field Assistant

    Help advance a variety of vegetation inventory, monitoring, research and stewardship projects in support of our conservation efforts on the Zumwalt Prairie. Time commitment of 35 hrs/wk for 8 weeks. See Details & Apply

  • Restoration tools at volunteer event

    Tool Maintenance Volunteer

    Help keep our field tools in good working shape to ensure efficiency and safety. This volunteer will also help develop the tool storage area in our newly renovated SE Portland office building. See Details & Apply

  • Crew leader at Willamette Confluence

    Crew Leader

    Hone leadership skills, share your appreciation for nature, & support our restoration work parties. Commit to leading 2 weekend work parties/yr. Rolling applications, email orvolunteers@tnc.org.

  • TNC staff and ambassadors at Mt. Tabor, OR

    Volunteer Ambassador

    Help represent TNC at schools, farmers markets, concerts, and other outreach events across the state. See Details and Apply

  • Naturalists help a hiker at Cascade Head Reserve

    Volunteer Naturalist

    Expand your skills and get to know our most-visited preserves. Greet visitors, answer questions and foster compliance with preserve guidelines. Contact mdougherty@tnc.org by 3/22 to learn how to apply

  • Wildflowers at SW Oregon's Table Rocks Preserve

    Social Media Ambassador

    Spread the word about important news and events through your social channels and online community. Contact mdougherty@tnc.org to learn more.

  • Wildflowers at Camassia Natural Area

    Camassia Steward

    Help care for & maintain Camassia Preserve in West Linn. Volunteers can commit to managing a plot on the preserve or join our on-call stewardship event list. Contact mdougherty@tnc.org to apply.

  • Zumwalt Prairie in NE Oregon

    Administrative Assistant (Enterprise, OR, Office)

    Help out in our Enterprise office in Northeast Oregon. Email orvolunteers@tnc.org to learn more and apply.

Katelyn Rich (left) and Bekah Herndon take in the view near the southern tip of Lower Table Rock overlooking the Rogue Valley in southern Oregon.
Hikers on Table Rocks, Oregon: Katelyn Rich (left) and Bekah Herndon take in the view near the southern tip of Lower Table Rock overlooking the Rogue Valley in southern Oregon. © Ben Herndon/Tandem Stills+Motion