The BLM relies on volunteers to help accomplish many important projects. Each year, more than 4,000 volunteers contribute more than 200,000 volunteer hours to the BLM, valued at $4.5 million. No matter what your background, age or interest, there are opportunities for you to become a BLM volunteer. You can work individually or as part of a group, and projects can range from one-day adventures to season-long commitments.                              

Volunteer opportunities may include:

  • Preserving and cataloging artifacts
  • Assisting biologists with research
  • Performing office support tasks
  • Maintaining interpretive sites
  • Serving as a campground host or trail guide
  • Conducting inventories and identifying plants
  • Maintaining wildlife habitats
  • Revegetating wildlife and riparian areas
  • Erecting signs and fences
  • Constructing or maintaining facilities
  • Assisting with habitat improvement projects
  • Monitoring watershed studies

BLM Colorado volunteer opportunity web sites:

Volunteers constructing trails       Volunteers performing Archeology work

BLM Colorado Contact:
Jack Placchi
Volunteer Coordinator
(303) 239-3832

2012 Colorado Volunteer Data

2013 Colorado Volunteer Data

2014 Colorado Volunteer Data