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

Dates Volunteer Opportunity
Volunteer in the MCC Office - Your Help is Always Welcome!
10/1/2014 - 10/30/2014 Baxter State Park - Marston & North Brother Trails (Millinocket) Re-routing Steep Sections of Trail
10/1/2014 - 10/21/2014 Number 4 Mountain (Near Lily Bay State Park) Installation/Re-routing, variety of tasks
10/2/2014 - 11/7/2014 Volunteering at Fort McClary (Kittery Point) & Vaughan Woods State Park (So Berwick)
10/3/2014 - 11/3/2014 IMMEDIATE NEED FOR VOLUNTEERS to Plant Native Shrubs to Restore Coastal Shrubland! (Scarborough)
10/7/2014 - 10/23/2014 Big Spencer Mountain (near Kakadjo) Re-routes & Stone Steps
10/7/2014 - 10/27/2014 Tunk Mountain (Cherryfield) Stone Steps!
10/21/2014 - 10/31/2014 Lippman Park Trails (Windham) Construct boardwalk and bridges!
10/21/2014 - 10/27/2014 Cutler Coast (Cutler) Install Bog Bridging and Stepping Stones!
10/28/2014 - 10/30/2014 York Land Trust (York - various locations) Clearing trail, bog bridges, maintenance!
10/28/2014 - 10/30/2014 Pettengill Preserve (Hancock) New Trail & Bog Bridges!

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