Come Lend a Hand!
Joining the Habitat Restoration Team (HRT) is an opportunity like no other and it is open to anyone 18 or older who wishes to be truly involved with environmental stewardship at the Cosumnes River Preserve.
HRT assists Preserve Staff with focused conservation projects, allowing volunteers to experience more of the Preserve and contribute to its success. HRT members may take advantage of specialized trainings, workshops, and events that are designed to help volunteers become more effective environmental stewards.
Directions to the Barn
- Take I-5 to the Twin Cities Rd Exit and go East
- Turn right onto Franklin Blvd.
- Turn left onto Desmond Road
- Go half a mile then turn right and follow the gravel road until you reach The Barn.
2023 Habitat Restoration Workdays
These workdays are a great way to connect with the local environment and they are ideal for individuals seeking service learning hours.
All Habitat Restoration Days meet at 9 AM and end by 3 PM
|May 20||Special Project|
|June 10||Herbicide Refresher|
|June 24||Property Clean Up|
|July 8||Riverbed Clean Up|
|July 22||Wetlands Prep - BLM|
|August 5||Wetlands Prep - BLM|
|September 2||Chainsaw Refresher|
|September 16||Invasive Tree Removal|
|September 30||Public Lands Day - Optional|
|October 7||Invasive Tree Removal|
|October 21||Invasive Tree Removal|
|November 4||Invasive Tree Removal|
|November 18||Invasive Tree Removal|
|December 2||Restoration Planting|
Come Prepared to Work!
Wear: Closed-toe shoes, long-sleeve shirt, long pants, a hat, work gloves (if you have them) and layered clothing!
Bring: Lunch, snacks, and a reusable water bottle to reduce waste.
Questions or to Volunteer: Contact the volunteer coordinator by calling (916) 826-0927 or sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older!
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