The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
FL Division of Forestry, Caloosahatchee DistrictFL Division of Forestry, Caloosahatchee District
The mission of the Division of Forestry is to protect Florida and its people from the dangers of wildland fire and manage the forest resources through a stewardship ethic to assure they are available for future generations. Read more
The mission of the Division of Forestry is to protect Florida and its people from the dangers of wildland fire and manage the forest resources through a stewardship ethic to assure they are available for future generations.
Volunteering for the Florida Division of Forestry is a fun and rewarding way to learn new skills and experience the out-of-doors. Our volunteers gain valuable experiences that are personally rewarding and challenging. As a volunteer you will receive on-the-job training and continuing education. Our classes are designed to acquaint volunteers with the following topics: fire prevention, forest ecology, interpretative techniques, nature trails, bird and other wildlife surveys and many more.As a member of the Division of Forestry's volunteer team you may work in either a rural or urban area or work in an office or in the forest. You choose to participate in either a one time event or a long-term project.