Volunteer Prairie Work Day Seed Harvest

By |2017-02-07T15:53:35-06:00September 23rd, 2017|, , |

Want to learn more about the prairie and how to harvest seeds for future plantings? Then join us at Whiterock as we harvest prairie seeds for future improvements in planting. You don't need any prior experience. Just come ready to learn about how you can make a difference in nature. Please RSVP to guestinfo@whiterockconservancy.org so [...]

Volunteer with AmeriCorps NCCC to Maintain Steve Garst Trail

By |2017-06-14T15:35:33-05:00June 24th, 2017|, , |

An AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) team is hosting a community service day with Coon Rapids and Whiterock Conservancy on June 24, 2017. Volunteers are removing invasive species on the hiking trails of around Coon Rapids from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Volunteers will meet at 156 E. Main St. in Coon Rapids at 9:00 a.m. [...]

Volunteer Trail Work Day

By |2017-06-11T21:26:28-05:00June 24th, 2017|, , |

Come help put the finishing touches on the trails for the Liberty Bell Cup. No experience is needed and all are welcome to join us. Lunch will be provided for volunteers that attend. Mountain Bikers that help will be eligible for a free day of trail use. Volunteers should meet at the River Campground off [...]

Welcome AmeriCorps NCCC Team

By |2019-06-04T20:58:16-05:00June 11th, 2017|Conservation, volunteer|

Whiterock Conservancy is excited to have an AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian  Community Corps) team is serving with us from May 23 through June 29.The team is performing native land restoration and infrastructure improvements. The NCCC team of eight from the North Central Region campus of Vinton, Iowa is assisting Whiterock Conservancy by conducting GPS scouting [...]

Volunteer River Clean Up

By |2017-05-23T15:01:09-05:00June 10th, 2017||

Float the river and help clan up litter to prepare for the summer and protect this natural resource for Iowa. If you have a canoe you would like to bring, that would be great. However, Whiterock will have canoes and kayaks available for use by volunteers. Meet at the River Campground and we will shuttle [...]

Volunteer Trail Work Day

By |2017-05-17T15:22:21-05:00May 20th, 2017|, , |

Don't have much to do on May 20th but you don't want to stay inside? Then, come to Whiterock Conservancy and help improve the trials with family and friends. After a morning of work, spend the afternoon with your new friends. The trails are an important part of Whiterock that many visitors use and you [...]

Volunteer Land Stewardship Work Day

By |2017-02-07T15:15:56-06:00April 29th, 2017|, |

Come join us in order to protect the amazing natural land found at Whiterock. Bring your friends and family, or meet new friends when you arrive. In addition to helping remove invasive species, you will have the opportunity to learn more about the importance of the natural ecosystems found at Whiterock. You don't need any [...]

Volunteer Trail Work Day

By |2016-03-31T21:50:14-05:00September 18th, 2016||

Help repair and improve the trails at Whiterock in time for the Mountain Bike race over the 4th of July then enjoy the afternoon on the trails with new friends. Lunch will be provided for volunteers. No experience is necessary but if you have tool or expertise you think could be helpful, please let us [...]

Volunteer Prairie Seed Harvest Work Day

By |2016-04-01T15:30:34-05:00September 17th, 2016||

Learn about the prairie at Whiterock and help harvest seeds for future plantings. Lunch will be provided for volunteers. No experience is necessary. Please RSVP to guestinfo@whiterockconservancy.org so we can plan for the day's work and be sure to indicate for which event you are registering.