By becoming a volunteer with us, you are joining a long history of community commitment to conservation. Since its inception, the Natural Areas Department has engaged volunteers on every level, from education to stewardship to leadership. Volunteers help extend outreach and strengthen community involvement. We believe that volunteers are one of our most valuable resources.
City of Fort Collins Natural Areas Community Scientists help answer research questions that benefit local natural areas.
Specific volunteer training is required for each type of Natural Areas sponsored community science activity. Applicants will be emailed training dates as they occur throughout the year are also posted here:
Volunteer Description Overview
The Office and Equipment Volunteer is responsible for managing the supplies that are essential to running natural areas programs and events.
4-8 hours a week, Mondays and Fridays preferred
Are you interested in giving your professional-level expertise to help natural areas? Skills Based Volunteers help complete projects including data analysis, web design, writing, and more. Find your project and apply to help! To apply, please list the project title you are interested in helping with on the application, and explain how your experience and skills match the project description.