South Dakota

Field Trips and Events

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Special Events

  • Summer Adopt-a-Creek on Rapid Creek

    Rapid Creek, Rapid City

    August 24, 2017

    Beat the summer heat and help keep our creeks healthy right in Rapid City! We will be cleaning up trash and debris from the unique wetland areas of Rapid Creek between Canyon Lake Drive and the West Main Bridge. This event is co-hosted by Rapid City’s Young Pro... Learn more

  • Fall Whitney Work Day and Hike

    Whitney Preserve
    September 16, 2017

    Join us as we near the end of the work season and tackle a few of our favorite fall projects at Whitney Preserve and help us prepare Bev’s Bunkhouse for the winter.  Projects may include: prepping for tree planting, trail building and maintenance, improvem... Learn more

  • The Western South Dakota Annual Celebration

    The Journey Museum
    October 06, 2017

    Join us at the Journey Museum for our annual gathering to learn about current and upcoming projects. We will have live music, a guest speaker, and a slide show presenting some of the great work that your support has made possible this year. Location: The Journey Mus... 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.