Volunteering

Volunteer Opportunities

Help protect your watershed and have some fun doing it! 


Macroinvertebrate volunteers exploring the Tyler Forks
Photo by Emma Holtan

The Superior Rivers Watershed Association is operated by volunteer members. We need your help to keep us running!  Send us an email or call (715) 682-2003. We’d love to hear from you!

Become a water chemistry volunteer!
Photo by Emma Holtan

These are hands-on opportunities to become a steward of the Lake Superior Watershed! Training and equipment will be provided.

Field Work

  • Water Quality Macroinvertebrate Monitor (4 to 6 hours one-only or recurring in Fall and Spring)
  • Water Quality Chemistry Monitor (2 hours per month)
  • Macroinvertebrate Identification (2 to 4 hours one-time only or recurring in Spring and Fall)

Education and Outreach

Support our staff by writing content for our website and newsletter!

Deeper Involvement

Help us shape where SRWA is going by providing support to our staff and volunteers!

Do you have skills that could assist SRWA in a meaningful way? We would love to find a way for you to be involved! Send us an email or call (715) 682-2003.

Resources for Current Volunteers








We love our volunteers.

Each of our volunteers is honored in our quarterly newsletter, Watershed Waves. If you’ve donated your time to us, look for your name in the coming issues!

We also yearly award the Karen Danielsen Outstanding Stewardship Award to one esteemed volunteer. Thank you, award winners, for your years of dedication!