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Volunteering in Fermilabís natural areas

Here is where you can help lend a hand for nature. There are many environmental issues in our communities and across the globe and this is a great opportunity to be a part of the solution on a local scale. Learn more about your options as a volunteer here.

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Fermilab Natural Areas

Dates and Times:

You can check the calendar here for current information. Or be sure to see the calendar of events in the latest Fermilab Natural Areas Newsletter here. We also post volunteer opportunities on our Facebook page.


Meet at Fermilabís Lederman Science Center parking lot on the west side of the Fermilab site (map) unless otherwise noted.

Other relevant Information:

No experience required but enthusiasm a must! Please dress for outdoor work and wear sturdy shoes or boots. Bring a pair of work gloves if possible. Those under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult or have written permission.

Rain, heavy snow, or hazardous weather cancels any event.

last modified 4/14/2005   email Fermilab