See us in Action

NCC staff share their volunteer stories

Hear from the conservationists that craft all of NCC's unique Conservation Volunteers events.

  • Sandstone Ranch, downey brome weed pull event (Photo by NCC)
    All aboard for grassland health

    Downy brome is a noxious, invasive weed, and on June 3, 2017, NCC employees and 22 eager volunteers went out and picked several bags from the Sandstone Ranch in an effort to keep it under control.
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  • Volunteer ornithologists, île de Grâce (Photo by SCIRBI)
    Ornithological outing on Île de Grâce

    On June 10, a volunteer ornithological inventory was conducted on Île de Grâce, in the archipelago of Lac-Saint-Pierre in the municipality of Sainte-Anne-de-Sorel.
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Roving Reporters

Become an NCC Roving Reporter

Try your hand at creative writing as an honorary reporter at an NCC Conservation Volunteers event. Your story could earn you a $25 Mountain Equipment Co-op gift card! Learn more »

  • Strengthening the bond between people and land at Sandstone Ranch

    Doug Madill describes the bond formed with a landscape when you lend a hand for nature.
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  • Bees and wasps a buzzin'

    Volunteer Denise Richards writes about her relationship with bees and wasps as they buzz around her.
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