Volunteer at a Reserve Near You

You can contribute in many ways to protect estuaries and conserve their valuable natural resources. No matter what your background or talent, we have volunteer opportunities at every national estuarine research reserve.

Contact your local reserve to learn more about volunteer opportunities.

Website Phone
Alabama Weeks Bay (251) 928-9792
Alaska Kachemak Bay (907) 235-4799
California Elkhorn Slough (831) 728-2822
California San Francisco Bay (415) 338-3707
California Tijuana River (619) 575-3613
Delaware Delaware (302) 739-3436
Florida Apalachicola (850) 670-7700
Florida Guana Tolomato Matanzas (904) 823-4500
Florida Rookery Bay (239) 417-6310, ext. 412
Georgia Sapelo Island (912) 485-2300
Maine Wells (207) 646-1555, ext. 118
Maryland Chesapeake Bay (410) 260-8730
Massachusetts Waquoit Bay (508) 457-0495, ext. 108
Mississippi Grand Bay (228) 475-7047
New Hampshire Great Bay (603) 778-0015
New Jersey Jacques Cousteau (609) 812-0649, ext. 203
New York Hudson River (845) 889-4745, ext. 114
North Carolina North Carolina (252) 838-0883
Ohio Old Woman Creek (419) 433-4601
Oregon South Slough (541) 888-5558, ext. 58
Puerto Rico Jobos Bay (787) 853-4617
Rhode Island Narragansett Bay (401) 683-1478
South Carolina ACE Basin (843) 953-9001
South Carolina North Inlet-Winyah Bay (843) 546-6219
Texas Mission-Aransas (361) 749-3153
Virginia Chesapeake Bay (804) 684-7135
Washington Padilla Bay (360) 428-1070
Wisconsin Lake Superior (715) 685-2652