The Earth Team is NRCS’ volunteer workforce that is making a difference in every county in the nation. NRCS works with private landowners to improve soil quality, conserve water, improve air quality and enhance wildlife habitat. Earth Team volunteers work side-by-side with conservation professionals and are an integral part of the conservation partnership.
Earth Team volunteers help NRCS meet conservation needs in communities and stretch available resources. More than 23,000 volunteers across the country donated 294,306 hours to the agency this year valued at more than $6.8 million.
What on Earth Can You Do?
Earth Team volunteers work side by side with professionals from the Natural Resources Conservation Service, helping protect and conserve the earth's natural resources. By volunteering, you will help your community, your country, and our earth. Earth team members also meet new people, learn new skills, and help accomplish conservation work throughout the state. It's fun and easy.
- Conservation Education
- Natural Resource Inventories
- Water Monitoring
- Computer Assistance
- Clerical Assistance
- Soil Science
Who can Volunteer?
Earth Team offers many opportunities for people who are interested in volunteering to improve the nation’s natural resources. People who are 14-years-old and older can volunteer. Volunteers can work part-time or full-time, work outdoors or inside a local NRCS office, individually or as a group.
It shall be the mission of the Earth Team to provide an effective volunteer workforce within the Natural Resources Conservation Service to help people conserve, improve, and sustain the Earth's resources and its environment.
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Contact an Earth Team Program Manager
||State Earth Team Program Manager
||Corpus Christi, TX
||Zone 1 Earth Team Program Manager
||Zone 2 Earth Team Program Manager
||San Angelo, TX
||Zone 3 Earth Team Program Manager
||Corpus Christi, TX
||Zone 4 Earth Team Program Manager
||Zone 5 Earth Team Program Manager
||State Office Earth Team Program Manager
Visit the National NRCS Earth Team Volunteers web page for more information on the Earth Team Volunteer program.
Still need to know more? call 1.888.LANDCARE.