Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

Get Involved

Everyone affects the Bay. Whether actively volunteering at one of our component sites or in your daily choices, you can make a difference. The information below offers ways everyone can help.

Ways We Can Save The Bay

Volunteer_Scenic.jpgVolunteers keep many of the programs and projects staffed and functioning at the Reserve. Without their countless hours of service we would not maintain our high level of educational programming, stewardship activities and research and monitoring programs.

Each site is unique and volunteer opportunities vary from site to site. To see what is offered at each site visit the links below.

Monitoring Projects that Need Your Help

To volunteer with research happening at our sites, please follow the links below and contact the appropriate person listed.

At Jug Bay At Otter Point Creek At Monie Bay

Volunteeer on a Reserve

Each site is unique and volunteeer opportunities vary from site to site

Volunteer with Anita C. Leight Estuary Center 

Volunteer with Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary