Volunteer with The Nature Conservancy

Brownsville Preserve Volunteer Stewards

Nassawadox, VA

Stewardship crew volunteers removing tree limbs and helping to maintain trails at Brownsville Preserve.
Trail Maintenance Stewardship crew volunteers helping to maintain trails at Brownsville Preserve. © Jennifer Miller/TNC
Volunteer Overview

The Nature Conservancy's Volgenau Virginia Coast Reserve Program plans volunteer stewardship workdays on a regular basis throughout the year to complete projects such as trail maintenance, cutting and hauling limbs, building and repairing boardwalks and docks, cutting brush and overgrown vegetation, and other similar projects.

We are in need of volunteers on the following dates from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

  • Thursday, February 29
  • Friday, March 1
  • Tuesday, March 12
  • Wednesday, March 13 

If any of the workdays above get canceled, the rescheduled date will be Thursday, March 14 or Friday, March 15.

  • Wednesday, April 3
  • Thursday, April 4

If any of the workdays above get canceled, the rescheduled date will be Friday, April 5.

The rescheduled date if the Open Farm Day prep workday gets canceled will be Thursday, April 11.

Project details will be sent out about a week before each workday. Tools and equipment will be provided.

If you are interested in being part of this team of volunteers and/or are available to help on any of the above dates, please contact Jen Dalke, volunteer program manager, at jdalke@tnc.org.

At this time, our staff only has capacity to lead weekday workdays, but we hope to have weekend opportunities in the future.

In person work
location
Nassawadox, VA
date
DATE
Ongoing
time
TIME
9:00 AM-1:00 PM ET
contact
CONTACT
Jen Dalke