Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

The Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS) Volunteer Program provides an opportunity for you to help us enhance public understanding of forestry's role and value in a healthy natural environment through hands-on projects and training.

CSFS Volunteers at 2014 Scout Foresty Field Day.

Volunteer Opportunities
September - October 2014

Tuesday, September 30 & Thursday, October 2
Project Learning Tree Workshop at the CSFS Seedling Tree Nursery

  • Learn about Colorado State Forest Service resources available to help landowners achieve the stewardship of Colorado's diverse forest environments
  • Tour the nursery and learn how nursery staff grow thousands of trees for conservation plantings
  • Learn about the recent discovery of the emerald ash borer in Colorado and what this means for Colorado's urban and community forests
  • More information about Colorado's Project Learning Tree
  • Cost: $35 (students $25) - Covers evening refreshments and the PLT Activity Guide
  • Continuing Education Credit: Optional half credit $35 register on site, Grades K-12
  • Time: 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m. (both days)
  • Location: CSFS Nursery, 3843 Laporte Ave., Bldg. 1060, Fort Collins
  • Contact: nancy.dadisman@colostate.edu

Read highlights of previous events in the TWIG volunteer newsletters

Ongoing opportunities: If you are interested in volunteering for specific events or during the week to plant trees, weed or help grade trees at the nursery, please contact:

Jamie Dahl
Experiential Learning Coordinator
(970) 988-3667