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Get Your Hands Dirty- Volunteer With Us!

Have a group?Volunteer projects are great for team-building, networking, and camaraderie.
Don't have a group? Individuals and families can also participate.

Upcoming Projects

National Public Lands Day

Saturday, September 24, 9 a.m. to 12 noon

Tanglewood Natural Area, meeting and parking details will be emailed to registered participants. Celebrate local land conservation at one of Fort Collins' newest natural areas, Tanglewood! We will be removing about ¼ mile of wire fencing to make way for a more aesthetic and wildlife-friendly fence. Project options for kids and families will be available. Wear long pants, closed-toe shoes, sun and mosquito protection and bring work gloves if you have them. Lunch provided. Free, registration required at (login or create an account).

Make a Difference Week

October 17-23

Pitch in and make a difference in a community-wide effort. Project information and registration will be available in early fall. Visit United Way's website .

Customized Projects for Groups

Due to limited staffing, customized volunteer projects are not available for the remainder of 2016. Self-directed trash clean-ups may be available. The Natural Areas Department supplies trash bags, disposable gloves, and suggestions for areas to pick-up.

Check out the Citywide Volunteer Opportunities Directory for more ideas of how to get involved.

What is Coming Up?

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Learn More

Contact Diane Wendt, Natural Areas Service Learning Educator, 970-658-5512 or ZHdlbmR0QGZjZ292LmNvbQ==.

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