Annually, the Wabash River Enhancement Corporation and our partners offer a variety of volunteer opportunities. See the list below for opportunities. Don't see what you are looking for? Contact WREC to discuss other volunteer opportunities and how you can get involved! Want to add your event to our volunteer list? Fill out this form.
2015 September 11th 2:30 - 5:00 p.m. Wabash Sampling Blitz
Join 200 of your closest friends to create a snapshot of water quality in the Wabash River and Wildcat Creek watersheds. We provide all the necessary equipment and training! Learn more or volunteer!
2015 September 15 and October 20 4 p.m. Cary Home Work Day
Help replant and tidy the Cary Home Savanna! In 2013, nearly 180 volunteers planted 9,000 plugs to form the Cary Home Savanna. We'll be working to maintain the savanna every third Thursday monthly through the summer. Please wear appropriate clothes and bring water! All equipment provided! Address: 1530 S. 18th Street, Lafayette, IN. Contact Sara to RSVP.
2015 September through November Fridays from 9-11 a.m. West Lafayette Tree Friends
Help the West Lafayette Tree Friends with pruning! Bring your own pruning tools and gloves if you have them or just show up and they'll get you started. Schedule is as follows:
9/18 Amberleigh Village: Meet at the corner of Cinnabar and Humboldt
9/25 University Farms: Meet at the corner of Lagrange and Boone
10/2 University Farms: Meet at the corner of Putnam and Hamilton
10/9 University Farms: Meet at the corner of Crawford and Lagrange
10/16 Covington: Meet at the corner of Covington and Lagrange
10/23 South Tapawingo: Meet at the corner of State and Tapawingo
10/30 North Salisbury: Meet at the corner of Kent and Salisbury
11/6 North Salisbury: Meet at Cumberland Park across from Lagrange
2015 October - November Tuesdays and Thursday from 3-5 p.m. RIP Squad
Join the RIP Squad to remove invasive plants on Tuesdays at Prophet's Rock Woods and Thursdays at Ross Hills Park.
Tuesdays October 6, 13, 20, 27 and November 3 and 10: Meet at the parking lot near Prophet's Rock on Prophet's Rock Road just north of County Road 600 North in Battle Ground.
Thursdays October 8, 15, 22, 29 and November 5 and 12: Meet at the Ross House Parking lot (left from the entrance road) at Ross Hills Park off of County Road 875 West.
Contact Patty Rader for more information at 765-463-3050.