The Friends of Magee Marsh are seeking for volunteers to help with events that the organization will be planning and sponsoring throughout the year.
Volunteers at the Migratory Bird Center in the Magee Marsh Wildlife Area will be able to bask in nature and wildlife and help people through a variety of activities: answering questions, working in the garden, and providing information and maps of the area.
Federal Programs Related to - Environmental Education
Programs that provide informal classes which acquaint participants with particular aspects of their environment and increase their understanding of and appreciation for ecological balance. Bush Survival; Ecotourism; Nature Center Programs; Nature Walks; Orienteering; Outdoor Education; Outdoor Survival Skills; Outward Bound; ROPE Courses; Wilderness Programs
Federal Programs Related to - Zoological Parks & Aquariums
Programs that house a collection of living animals, birds, reptiles, fish, insects and other wildlife for the purpose of study and public viewing. Animal Parks; Aquariums; Petting Farms; Petting Zoos; Wild Animal Parks; Zoos
Federal Programs Related to - Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking, General/Other
Private nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to promote the practice of charitable giving and volunteering or to represent and serve a wide range of philanthropic and charitable institutions.
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