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 Clean-Up

    Brandywine Creek
    October 22, 2016

    Join The Nature Conservancy and First State National Historical Park for our Stream Stewards Clean-up event. Volunteers will help us protect natural resources by clearing trash and debris along the Brandywine Creek and its tributaries. Meet-up sites: Smith Bridge P... Learn more

  • Two Presentations by Richard Louv

    The Pilot School
    208 Woodlawn Road
    Wilmington, DE 19803
    November 09, 2016 - November 10, 2016

    Journalist and author Richard Louv coined the term nature-deficit disorder and outlines the benefits of a strong nature connection—from boosting mental acuity and creativity to reducing obesity and depression, from promoting health and wellness to simply having... Learn more

  • Centennial Bioblitz

    First State National Historical Park (FRST)
    May 20, 2016 - May 21, 2016

    The Nature Conservancy in Delaware is supporting the National Park Service Centennial BioBlitz effort.  You are invited to join ecological experts, scientists and naturalists for exploration and scientific discovery in the Beaver Valley unit of First State Natio... Learn more

  • Milford Neck Birding

    Meet at Meding's Seafood restaurant parking lot (3697 Bay Rd., Milford, DE).
    September 13, 2014

    The Nature Conservancy invites you to come look for fall migrants while learning about the importance of coastal forests and the threats these forests are facing from saltwater intrusion as part of the second annual Delaware Sea Level Rise Awareness Week taking place... Learn more

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for The Nature Conservancy. Currently there are no volunteer opportunities available. Please check back soon for upcoming events.



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