News of what's coming up in nature-based volunteer programs or citizen-science projects. Have news to share? Send us an email and photo and we'll post it here.

Participate in the Garlic Mustard Challenge 2014!

Published: May 1, 2014
Volunteers are gearing up to pull garlic mustard on conservation lands in NH, ME, MA and VT during April and Map. This non-native invasive plant crowds out native plants and is not suited to our local wildlife. More

Maine Butterfly Survey Offers Training

Published: Apr 28, 2014
Maine launches a new season of butterfly surveys with training for new volunteers on May 17 at Colby College in Waterville, ME. More

Care about Trails? Workshop for Volunteers July 12-13

Published: Apr 25, 2014
Volunteers and staff who care for trails have a great chance to learn from the experts at a two-day "Trails Skills Workshop" on July 12-13 in Gilsum, NH. Sponsored by the Monadnock Conservancy, the Student Conservation Association, and the Stewardship Network: New England, participants pay only a $10 registration fee for two full days of training. More

Glass Eel Monitoring Training, May 1 in Durham

Published: Apr 23, 2014
Volunteers are needed to help count and measure migrating glass eels in the coastal watershed. A short training, offered May 1 in Durham from 10-11:30 will give you everything needed to lend a hand. More

Great Bay Oyster Conservationist Program

Published: Apr 9, 2014
Volunteers are needed to help care for baby oysters along the shoreline of the Great Bay Estuary in New Hampshire. It's an easy and fun way for citizens, especially those with access to docks and shorelines in Great Bay, to contribute to ecological restoration of oysters. More

Mountain Birdwatch

Published: Mar 27, 2014
Mountain Birdwatch is a long-term monitoring program for Bicknell’s Thrush and other high-elevation forest birds in the Adirondacks, Catskills, Green and White Mountains, and Maine. More

Rusty Blackbird Blitz is HERE!

Published: Mar 24, 2014
The Rusty Blackbird Spring Migration Blitz is officially underway in New Hampshire. This international citizen science effort began March 1 in the southern United States, and has already documented the beginnings of northward migration. More

Online Stewardship Hub Now Available!

Published: Mar 4, 2014
As of now, it's easy to find a way to volunteer on behalf of the environment in New Hampshire! Our online calendar of stewardship volunteer opportunities and trainings is up and running. More