Heckrodt Wetland Reserve uses volunteers in
every aspect of our operations.
Due to Covid 19, our volunteer program has very limited opportunities right. Please fill out an application and we will process it and let you know when we start getting back to normal.
Volunteer Help is needed for:
-Administration (copying, folding, craft preparation, database entry)
-Invasive Species Management
-Natural landscaping and Gardening
-General grounds management (mowing, wood management, weed-eating, raking, painting, window washing)
-Special events support
– Event Photography
-Take-home projects also available
Must be 14 years or older to volunteer alone! 10 years-13 years can volunteer with an adult
Please either fill out the online forms below, or download an application, fill it out, and return it the Nature Center. Current opportunities are also listed in Calling All Volunteers, our monthly volunteer newsletter.
Please note, we are not currently accepting unsupervised court ordered community service.
Contact Andrea Bierbrauer, HWR Volunteer Coordinator for more information.
Have a high schools student looking for service hours?
We have a High School Youth Volunteer Camp: Heckrodt Conservation Crew that meets in the summer. Registration begins Spring 2020
The General Volunteer application is for adults and families for any volunteer effort, and also for high school age youth not volunteering during summer months. You can either mail it in or scan and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org