Volunteer in the Deer Creek Watershed!

Do you like to work outdoors, want to make a difference in your community, or learn about nature? Then come join us or our partners for volunteer opportunities listed below:

Brentwood Wetland Arboretum Restoration Project
City of Brentwood is partnering with Missouri Botanical Garden’s Deer Creek Watershed Alliance (DCWA), Missouri Department of Conservation, Open Space STL, Great Rivers Greenway, and Forest ReLeaf of Missouri to protect, enhance, restore, and improve the health of a 6-acre functioning wetland that has been taken over by invasive species. To learn more about this project and volunteer opportunities, visit this page.

Girl scouts planting treesWebster Groves Green Keepers
Join the Green Keeper Volunteer Email List to get regular updates about volunteer opportunities in Webster Groves Parks. Green Keeper volunteer hours are applicable toward Master Gardener certification. Green Keepers can participate in a wide variety of activities ranging from gardening and clean up to planting and seed saving to invasive removal and land restoration. 

To learn more about Green Keeper volunteer opportunities and events, visit this page or contact Yvonne Steingruby, Park Superintendent at (314) 963-5457 or email [email protected].

Other Volunteer Opportunities:
The Great Rivers Missouri Master Naturalists, Great Rivers GreenwayMissouri Stream Team, Open Space STL, and St. Louis Master Gardeners recruit volunteers for other watershed stewardship events.

Check out honeysuckle removal volunteer opportunities in the Deer Creek Watershed and St. Louis Area.