Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge
Northeast Region
2145 Key Wallace Dr
Cambridge, MD 21613
(410) 228-2677
Bald eagle parent on nest. Credit: Woody Dawson

Get Involved

Friends of Blackwater

Have you been looking for a new hobby? Do you enjoy the great outdoors? Do you like working with people? Are you a hiker, biker, or birder? How about an educator? If you answered "yes" to any or all of these questions, then we're looking for you!

Learn more about the Friends of Blackwater.


There are many volunteer opportunities at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge. To learn more, please visit our volunteer page.

For Teachers

Our teachers page is designed for educators who are interested in bringing the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's National Wildlife Refuge System into the classroom or for educators who want to get their class out on the Refuge: For Teachers


If you're interested in interning at the refuge, please contact volunteer coordinator Michele Whitbeck at 410-901-6124 or by email at

Last updated: May 6, 2014