Volunteer Opportunities for the Environment

Carver County


Carver County Parks
Current volunteer opportunities on website, contact Park department for details.



Carver County Environmental Center


Carver County Environmental Center

Student volunteers are needed to help greet guests, assist with unloading and sort recyclables. Contact Marcus Zbinden for information.

952-361-1806 | mzbinden@co.carver.mn.us


Great River Greening


Great River Greening

Each Spring and Fall, Great River Greening hosts 6-8 volunteer events on Saturdays throughout the Twin Cities metro area. Help us plant trees and shrubs and invasive species. No prior experience or equipment required to participate. All you need to do is show up ready to volunteer and restore our natural areas.




Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Numerous individual and group volunteer opportunities on website. Contact staff member assigned for details.


Three Rivers


Three Rivers Park District

Numerous year round individual and group volunteer opportunities throughout parks district. Contact volunteer services for more information.