On Saturday August 9, Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge staff and the Friends of Blackwater will hold an information session at the Refuge Visitor Center from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (lunch provided).
During the session, potential volunteers and current volunteers can learn about what the Refuge is doing to manage habitat and provide visitor services, and how volunteers can help. Attendees can stay for part of the day or for the full session.
A training session will also be held on August 21, from 9:00am to 12:00pm, to train volunteers in the fundamentals.
For more information, visit http://www.fws.gov/blackwater/.