MCC Volunteer Opportunities and Events

Idexx volunteers work on removing rotted bog bridge.

The Maine Conservation Corps welcomes volunteers to join our members and teams on projects throughout the state. Individuals and groups are invited to help out with projects like trail construction & maintenance, watershed surveys, invasive species removal, and many other conservation efforts.

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How to Volunteer

  1. View list of current opportunities below.
  2. Contact the listed project contact person for further details and to RSVP.
  3. Review Equipment Lists:
  4. Complete the MCC Volunteer Card (PDF 70KB).
    • Are you under 18 years old? - You will need a parent or guardian to sign your card.
    • Are you under 16 years old? - You will need an adult to accompany you on the project. However, they do not need to participate in the work.
  5. Do you have health insurance? – Volunteers must be covered by health insurance. Volunteers without their own health insurance can be covered during their volunteer service by the MCC's SERVE/Maine Accident Insurance Policy. To be covered by the policy, volunteers must be at least 14 years old.
  6. Bring the signed Volunteer Card to the project.
  7. Stay in touch:

For More information about the MCC Volunteer Program, contact:

Michael Hein, AmeriCorps Member
Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator
Michael.Hein@maine.gov

(207) 624-6092

Current Volunteer Opportunities

  • Volunteer in the MCC Office - Your Help is Always Welcome!
  • July 8, 2014 Elliotsville Plantation, Barnard Mtn Trail (East of Baxter State Park) - New Trail Construction!
  • July 8, 2014 Old Blue Mountain, Appalachian Trail (Andover) - Construct Stone Stairs!
  • July 8, 2014 Number 4 Mountain (Near Lily Bay State Park-Beaver Cove/Greenville) - Bog Bridge Construction & More!
  • July 8, 2014 Saddleback Junior, Appalachian Trail (near Rangeley) - Construct stone stairs & install riprap!
  • July 8, 2014 Eagle Rock (Big Moose Township, near Greenville) - Construct new trail, bog bridging, and stone stairs!
  • July 8, 2014 Deboullie Trails (Northwest Aroostook) - Timber staircase and more!
  • July 8, 2014 Tumbledown Mountain (Near Weld) - Install drainage structures!
  • July 8, 2014 Little Moose (Greenville) - Construct Bog Bridges!
  • July 12, 2014 Fur, Fin, and Feather Event at Vaughan Woods Memorial State Park (So, Berwick)!
  • July 15, 2014 Mt Desert Island Biological Laboratory (Salisbury Cove) - Eelgrass Restoration!
  • July 18, 2014 Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge (Wells) - Third Friday Volunteer Event!
  • July 19, 2014 Vaughan Woods Memorial State Park (So. Berwick) - Park Projects!
  • July 29, 2014 Schoodic Woods (Schoodic Peninsula, Winter Harbor) - Construct Bog Bridges!
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