Interested in volunteering with Cosumnes River Preserve?

There are many opportunities for you to volunteer your time!

1.  Volunteer Naturalist

  • Staff the Visitor Center on Weekends
  • Lead nature walks
  • Guide paddling tours
  • Assist with bird and other wildlife surveys
  • Help with outreach events
  • Work on other special projects!

*To become a Volunteer Naturalist you must attend one of the Preserve’s Volunteer Naturalist Training’s which are offered a few times each year. Our Summer 2020 session is now OPEN. 

Click Here To Fill Out A Volunteer Naturalist Application

2. Habitat Restoration Team

The, “HRT,” team involves:

  • Meeting on scheduled Saturdays from 9am-3:30pm
  • Working on special conservation projects
  • Options to participate in special trainings and workshops
  • Learning about land management
  • Meeting other volunteers with a passion for the outdoors!
  • No Volunteer Naturalist training required, you will be guided by a Preserve Staff member

***HRT workdays are limited to participants 18years of age or older***

3. Special Volunteer Projects

We also have a variety of Special Volunteer Projects that vary throughout the year!

Our upcoming project is the Swallow Box Monitoring Team.

If you have any questions or would like to learn more about these opportunities, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at:

whitesa@saccounty.net or by calling 916-684-2816

Special Forms: