Stories in Maryland/DC

Volunteer in Maryland/DC

A man and toddler girl in a pink tutu use a long handled digging tool to plant a tree seedling. They are in an open field ringed by tall cedar trees.
Little Lorax MD/DC Director of Marketing Sev Smith gets a helping hand from daughter Charleigh during red spruce planting at Cranesville Swamp Preserve. © The Nature Conservancy

Celebrate Earth Month!

Watershed and community cleanups and tree plantings offer opportunities to give back to nature! Find a volunteer opportunity near you that suits your skills and interests.

Red Spruce Tree Planting
Friday, April 21 - Saturday, April 22
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Garrett County / Western Maryland

Turner Station Community Cleanup
Saturday, April 22
8:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Baltimore, MD

Anacostia Watershed Society's Earth Day Cleanup 
Saturday, April 22
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
various sites / Washington, DC

Fairfax County Watershed Cleanup
now through Sunday, May 7, 2023
multiple dates and times
Fairfax County / DC Metro

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