Connect with Nature in Maryland/DC

Are You Interested In...
  • Helping the environment?
  • Working with others who share your love of nature?
  • Contributing your time and skills to an organization you believe in?
  • Broadening your resume and life experiences? 

If you answered yes to any of these questions, we've got some great opportunities for you. Volunteers help The Nature Conservancy devote more of our funds to conservation, keeping our effectiveness high and our costs low.

Get Started

To make your volunteer experience as rewarding and customized as possible, The Nature Conservancy would like to hear more about your interests, skills and availability. The following steps describe the process for how you will be placed in a volunteer role that is mutually beneficial to you and The Nature Conservancy.

  1. Complete and submit the Volunteer Application and Liability Release form (pdf).
  2. Visit our Field Trips and Events page for information about our public volunteer events.
  3. Someone from the Conservancy staff will contact you within 30 days of submission of your application. Please be patient while we review your volunteer application and try to identify an individual volunteer opportunity that meets our needs and suits your interests and skills.

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