Field Trips and Events


You're Invited!

It’s time to get outside and see for yourself the places you’re helping us conserve in Nevada. You can learn more about the lands and waters we are working to protect and get involved in our work as a volunteer.

Check this page often to find out about our upcoming opportunities, from events in Reno, Carson City and Las Vegas to tours or volunteer work days at our Independence Lake, McCarran Ranch and River Fork Ranch preserves and more.

Special Events

  • Carson River Flood Cleanup Work Days

    River Fork Ranch Preserve
    381 Genoa Lane; Minden, NV
    March 25, 2017 - April 08, 2017

    After this year's floods, we need your help! Lend a hand to clear flood deposited natural debris from the trails, retrieve and reinstall boardwalks and trail benches moved by flood waters, and clear silt from the interpretive center hard deck. Join us: Saturday, Ma... Learn more

  • Monarch Butterfly Volunteer Day

    Torrance Ranch Preserve
    Beatty, NV

    March 25, 2017

      Lend a hand to help save the monarch butterfly. We need 50 volunteers to help plant milkweed and other pollinator-attracting plants. An excellent grilled lunch will be provided to volunteers afterwards. Meet at Torrance Ranch at 8:30 a.m. Contact Len Warre... Learn more

  • Southern Nevada Speaker Series

    Clark County Wetlands Park
    May 11, 2017

    We’re launching a four-part speaker series featuring experts in their field who will share their stories with the goal of helping people better understand the critical role nature plays in our lives. The first event will be held May 11th, with the Conservancy's... Learn more

  • 2nd and 4th Saturday Truckee Volunteer Days

    Lower Truckee River
    April 08, 2017 - June 14, 2017

    Beginning in April, The Nature Conservancy offers community volunteer events at our Truckee River restoration sites from 9am to 12pm on the second and fourth Saturday of the month. Work will vary and include native planting, habitat restoration, and/or debris and ... Learn more

  • Connect with Nature Zone at Reno Earth Day

    Idlewild Park
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    April 23, 2017

      Bring your friends and family to the Reno Earth Day celebration and visit The Nature Conservancy’s Connect with Nature Zone. Organized by the Conservancy and NV Energy, the “Zone” will feature several collaborative partners including Keep Tru... Learn more

  • BioBlitz at Clark County Wetlands Park

    Clark County Wetlands Park
    April 29, 2017

      You’re invited to Clark County Wetlands for a BioBlitz! Using the iNaturalist phone app, up to 100 volunteers will spread across the park to document plants and animals. Gathered data will be housed on a central webpage for comparison with past and futur... Learn more

  • GREENFest Las Vegas

    Downtown Summerlin
    1980 Festival Plaza Drive
    Las Vegas, NV 89135

    April 22, 2017

      Join us in Downtown Summerlin, where The Nature Conservancy is sponsoring and helping to organize the "Connect with Nature Zone" at the 8th annual GREENFest. The "Zone" will be an area where visitors can learn more about the outdoors a... 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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