Volunteers play an important role in Baykeeper’s efforts to take action and defend the Bay from polluters. If you’re looking for a meaningful way to help the Bay, consider becoming a Baykeeper volunteer!

Shoreline Cleanup Volunteers

Help protect the Bay from trash pollution! Baykeeper invites volunteers to conduct individual cleanups in your own neighborhood, and connect with us virtually via smartphone app. We also offer cleanup opportunities for company groups.

Program Volunteers

Our scientists, lawyers, and advocates appreciate research support from local student volunteers pursuing environmental careers in water law, policy, and science. To review the qualifications and apply for current internship opportunities, visit our Jobs and Internships page.

Leadership Volunteers

Qualified community leaders and corporate partners passionate about Baykeeper’s mission to defend the Bay from polluters can apply to join our team of ambassadors. Interested individuals should complete the form below to learn more about joining our Leadership Circle and Advisory Board. Leadership Circle and Advisory Board members may be invited to join our Board of Directors.

Learn more about our current leadership team.

Skipper Volunteers

Qualified mariners with boating experience on the Bay who want to help lead our boat patrols and maintain the boat should complete the form below to learn more about opportunities to join Baykeeper’s team of dedicated skippers.

Learn more about our boat and skippers.