Ways to Get Involved

From its start in 1903, the National Wildlife Refuge System has owed its very existence to concerned individuals eager to conserve America's natural resources. You too can make a difference for conservation.


Open the door to a potentially life-changing experience. If you land a student internship, a fellowship, or a volunteer opportunity at a national wildlife refuge national wildlife refuge
A national wildlife refuge is typically a contiguous area of land and water managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service  for the conservation and, where appropriate, restoration of fish, wildlife and plant resources and their habitats for the benefit of present and future generations of Americans.

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, fish hatchery, or other Fish and Wildlife Service site, you’re bound to come away with new insights and excitement about conservation. 

Contact us to ask about current volunteer opportunities.