Volunteer Opportunities

The Petitcodiac Watershed Alliance is always looking for volunteers to assist with various projects in our watershed. Some of these projects include: community-based water quality monitoring, habitat assessments, tree planting, and river restorations.

Community Cleanups:

 
Join our staff in making the ecosystem healthier by removing debris and pollutants from local streams. No experience necessary!

Stony Creek Clean-up
TBD

Memramcook, NB            Difficulty: Easy

Turtle Creek
TBD
Coverdale Rd. (Across from FasGas Station) Difficulty: Easy

Jonathan Creek
TBD
Horsman Rd. Difficulty: Easy

Halls Creek
TBD
Wheeler Blvd. Difficulty: Easy

Michael’s Brook
TBD
Midway Drive in Moncton Difficulty: Easy

Rabbit Brook
TBD
Plaza Blvd & Mapleton Rd (Behind Best Buy to Skipper Jacks) in the City of Moncton Difficulty: Easy

Seaman’s Brook
TBD
Elmwood Drive & Lynwood Dr. in The City of Moncton Difficulty: Easy

Petitcodiac River
TBD
Riverfront Park in the Town of Riverview Difficulty: Easy

Petitcodiac River
TBD
Riverfront Trail near Gunningsville Bridge in The City of Moncton (Great Fundy Cleanup site) Difficulty: Easy

Water Quality Monitoring

      
 
Monitoring water quality is important for determining impacts, as well as monitoring changes in water quality over time. Join our team to collect data and water samples while learning more about the differences in our local environments.
Monthly Sampling(May-October)
June 19-21
July 10-12
August 14-16
September 12-14
October 16-18

 
Petitcodiac Loop
Difficulty: Easy
Moncton Loop
Difficulty: Easy-moderate
Memramcook Loop
Difficulty: Easy-moderate
 
 
PWA ThermoBlitz
August 25th

Various locations Difficulty: Easy-Moderate

Broken Brooks: Assessing and remediating fish passage

  
Fish passage to upstream habitat can be affected by improperly installed or aged culverts. Join our team to determine available upstream habitat on our river system and remove barriers to fish passage!
Culvert Assessments
Weekly (May-July)

Various Locations              Difficulty: Easy-Moderate

Rock Weirs
Locations TBA             Difficulty: Moderate
#1:July 6th
#2:July 7th
#3: July 10th
#4:July 13th
#5:July14th
#6:July 19th
#7:July 20th
#8:July 21st
#9:July 26th
#10:July 27th
#11: August 16th
#12: August 17th
#13: August 18th

 
If you are interested in any of our volunteer activities and require more information, have a specific skill that you would like to share with us, or simply want to come out with us to learn more about our local environment, please contact us at:

Petitcodiac Watershed Alliance
236 St George St., Suite 405
Moncton, NB E1C 1W1

p: 506-384-3369
e: volunteer@petitcodiacwatershed.org

 

Please include your name, volunteer availability, what interests you about the PWA’s work, and how to get in contact with you.

If applicable, let us know if you have any talents you’d like to share, or if there is a certain project you are interested in.

 


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