Volunteer Opportunities

Spaces in each program are limited and volunteers must call to register in advance. No walk-ups will be allowed. To register call (562) 570-1745.

Adopt-A-Beach

This conservation program is designed to motivate people of all ages to become directly involved in protecting their coastline. Our goal is to increase public awareness about marine debris and inspire both personal responsibility and community action. Any individual, family, civic or non-profit organization, business, etc. is eligible to join the Adopt-A-Beach program. Complete an Adopt-A-Beach application and return it to our coordinator via email or mail.

Call El Dorado Nature Center at 562-570-1745 if you have any questions.

Adopt A Beach Application  Adopt A Beach Site Map

1ST SATURDAY STEWARDS SERVICE LEARNING OPPORTUNITY Help us maintain the beauty of the Nature Center by cleaning the stream, pulling weeds, clearing the trails or spreading mulch. Wear sturdy shoes. Rain cancels. Pre-registration is required. 10 a.m.-noon. 

3RD SATURDAY WETLAND WARRIOR CLEANUP SERVICE LEARNING OPPORTUNITY
Only 5% of California’s once vast coastal wetlands remain today. Join our Weekend Wetland Warrior team and help protect the critical habitat at Golden Shore Marine Biological Reserve. Two hours of time can save wildlife. Wear sturdy shoes. Rain cancels. 10 a.m.-noon. Meet next to 101 Golden Shore Ave.

4TH SATURDAY EL DORADO REGIONAL PARK CLEANUP
Join fellow park-lovers to clean up fishing line and other debris from our beautiful park and lakes. An hour of your time can really make a difference! Wear sturdy shoes, bring water and wear a hat and sunscreen. All ages welcome. Children and youth under 18 must bring an adult. Meet at the parking lot next to the pedal boat dock in Area III. 9 -10 a.m.