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Get Involved Hdr PicVolunteers working for resource conservation and education! Throughout the year, Sewee volunteers work with refuge and forest staff to meet management goals and promote agency missions of conservation, protection, restoration, and recreation. With a commitment to conservation, our volunteer support is invaluable

What are our volunteers doing that enable us to manage and maintain our resources, provide quality services for visitors, and promote conservation education for our youth? Lots!!

Sewee volunteers are engaged in a variety of tasks which include:

• Providing visitors with information on forest and refuge resources
  and recreational opportunities

• Interpreting the cultural and natural history of the forest and refuge

• Presenting conservation education programs to youth

• Performing clerical and administrative tasks

• Assisting with construction and maintenance projects

• Working with species and habitat management projects


Volunteering From a Volunteer's Perspective

Join the Sewee Center Volunteer Team:

Descriptive information for volunteer work opportunities is provided with the following PDF description links: Environmental Education, Visitor Services, Sewee Grounds Maintenance, Refuge Maintenance, Forest Trails, and Resource Management. For more information on volunteer opportunities available at the refuge, contact the Sewee Center at (843) 928-3368 or email the refuge Volunteer Coordinator.

Learn about volunteer opportunities nationwide for the National Forest Service and
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

If you have an interest in working with us, please fill out the Volunteer Application.
You may fax the application to (843) 928-3828 or mail to:
Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center,
5821 Hwy 17 North, Awendaw, SC 29429.

Page Photo Credits — Volunteering at the Sewee Desk,  USFWS Photo
Last Updated: Sep 23, 2015
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