Save Native Plants at Volunteer Invasive Plant Removal Projects
Want to help restore native plant and wildlife habitat? Help with habitat restoration by removing invasive non-native plants. Most organizations provide tools and gloves.
North Coast Redwoods District, California State Parks- 9am to 12pm 2nd Saturday of the month in Humboldt County; 1st and 3rd Sunday in Del Norte County joint with the Tolowa Dunes Stewards, 1st Sunday from 10am-2pm and 3rd Sunday 12pm-4pm; plus additional dates. Contact: Katrina; ; 707-502-9256
Seawood Cape Preserve- Wildlands Conservatory; 10am to 1pm on the 4th Sunday of the month; Contact: Jessie Bunkley; ; 707-633-9132 https://wildlandsconservancy.org/preserves/seawoodcape/
Friends of the Dunes– DERT (Dune Ecosystem Restoration Team) meets every 2nd Sunday of the month at the BLM’s Ma-le’l Dunes South and every 3rd Saturday of the month at the Humboldt Coastal Nature Center. Contact: Dante; ; 707-444-1397 https://www.friendsofthedunes.org/oldvolunteer
Arcata Marsh & Wildlife Sanctuary- Work days vary, focusing on particular weeds at certain times.
Contact: George Ziminsky;
Humboldt Trails Council Volunteer Work Days
The Volunteer Trail Stewards (VTS) provide “eyes and ears” presence on designated trails, report observations and trail maintenance issues, perform basic litter collection and participate in maintenance work days. VTS are Humboldt Trails Council volunteers. For information on VTS work days, please contact the coordinator listed. https://humtrails.org/volunteer/
Eureka Waterfront Trail North (Tydd St. to Adorni Center) – Volunteer work days are the 3rd Saturday of every month, 9am to 11am. Meet at the foot of X street in front of the Blue Ox Mill. Contact Dennis at or Pam at
Eureka Wharf Trail (‘C’ St to Del Norte St) – Volunteer work days are the 1st Sunday of every month, 9am – 11am. Meet at the Wharfinger Building parking lot. There are also additional volunteer work opportunities. Contact Gail at
Freshwater Farms Reserve Nature Trail (5851 Myrtle Ave, Freshwater, just south of the barn) – The Northcoast Regional Land Trust, in partnership with VTS, holds periodic volunteer days. Contact Karlee at