Field Trips and Events


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A little elbow grease is worth its weight in gold at The Nature Conservancy's Delaware chapter. Throughout the year, we're looking for people to help out with invasive weed control, horseshoe crab surveys, tree planting, research projects, community events and general office assistance.

Please take a look at the current volunteer and event opportunities listed below. Get in touch with us at or 302-654-4707 for more information.

Special Events

  • Stream Stewards Spring Watershed Cleanup

    Rocky Run Trailhead at the Beaver Valley Unit of First State National Historical Park.
    April 21, 2018

    Volunteers will help protect the watershed by picking up trash and debris in and around the streams that feed into the Brandywine Creek in First State National Historical Park. Meet at the parking lot next to the Courtyard by Marriott located at 320 Rocky Run Parkway... Learn more

  • Middleford North Preserve Spring Work Day: Volunteers Needed

    Near Seaford, DE. Directions will be provided in the RSVP form and confirmation email.
    May 24, 2018

     Here's a chance to get your hands dirty at our Middleford North Preserve which is normally closed to public access. We need help installing some gates and fences around the property so be prepared to break a sweat. We may also need help scattering native grass ... Learn more

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Social Media Ambassador

    Join our team!

    We are seeking volunteers who use Facebook to actively share information about The Nature Conservancy. Facebook is an important part of our strategy to attract new audiences, increase visibility, promote conservation, and engage volunteers and other supporters. Inte... Learn more

  • Photography and Videography Volunteer

    All Locations
    Join our team!

    Encourage others to care for our natural world with your photos and videos! Send us your photos of the lands and waters in Delaware that inspire you most. We are in search of volunteers who are interested in providing high-quality pictures and/or video that will be ... Learn more

  • Special Events Support

    Around Delaware
    Join our team!

    Throughout the year, The Nature Conservancy hosts or attends numerous events and sometimes needs help with staffing these events. Qualified volunteers should have a strong commitment to our mission and values, and should be comfortable interacting with the public on... Learn more


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