Get Involved

There are many ways you can get involved with Maine's State Parks and Public Lands. Brief descriptions are provided below. Use the related left-navigation for more detailed information.

  • Volunteer in the Parks through our MVP program
  • Assignments vary from one-day events and projects to on-going commitments and include both behind-the-scenes and in-front-of-the-public opportunities.
  • Buy a Park Pass.
  • Become a Friend of Maine State Parks.
  • Join the Maine Conservation Corps and acquire valuable job skills.
  • The MCC accomplishes natural resource related projects with longterm public benefit for public and private non-profit agencies, as well as providing jobs and conservation education and promoting volunteer opportunities with public natural resource agencies.
  • Apply for a summer or year-round job at one of our beautiful State Parks.
  • Business opportunities include timber sales and sugar bush leases.
  • Attend planning meetings or get involved with an advisory council or committee.
  • Show your support with a Loon Conservation License Plate. Click on the link to find out about the success of this program and what the funds are being used for.
  • Support the Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund (MOHF) which helps to fund critical conservation and wildlife projects throughout the state.