• Construction/Maintenance • Soil/Watershed • Fish/Wildlife • Weed/Invasive Species Control
The Stream Team program is currently closed for the season. Applications are being accepted for 2014. We encourage you to consider other volunteer opportunities until then.
Overview To assist park staff in improving fish habitat for federally listed coho salmon and steelhead trout through streamside restoration.
Plant native plants
Construct, remove and maintain fences along creek habitat
Remove non-native plants
Perform habitat monitoring
Skills, knowledge, experience
Ability to perform moderate physical labor
Work may involve hiking over uneven terrain, bending, pulling, and lifting.
Proper field attire is required (close-toed shoes, long pants, and layers) as work may involve exposure to poison oak, ticks, temperature extremes, wind, rain, and fog.
Schedule and Time Commitment Stream Team work days are generally scheduled from November through March. Work days last four hours from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm.
The Stream Team is a drop-in program where volunteers are not required to work more than one day at a time. However, volunteers are welcome to work as many of the Stream Team days as desired.
Currently scheduled workdays include:
There are no scheduled at this time.
Please contact us (see below) regarding additional 2014 workdays.
Training Training on the safe and proper use of tools will be provided on-the-job.
Benefits to the Volunteer
Satisfaction in helping to enhance habitat for federally endangered and threatened species of coho salmon and steelhead trout
Knowledge of habitat restoration techniques
Group Type Individuals and groups up to 15 people are welcome. Larger groups may schedule work days for the alternate Saturdays of the month.
Minimum Age All ages 6 and above are encouraged to attend, however, children under 14 will need adult supervision. Volunteers under 18 must have a signed parental consent form. Please contact us (see below) for more information.
Accommodations Housing and RV sites are unavailable.
Application and Contact Information Please apply using the link below. You may also confirm your participation or request more information by contacting Michael Reichmuth at 415-464-5191 or Michael_Reichmuth@nps.gov.