The River is no Place for a Tire!

The river is no place for a tire!

We are always in need of volunteers to help out with administrative duties, special events and festivals, water quality monitoring, invasive plant removal and many other helpful tasks.

If you’re interested in volunteering with us, please email Volunteer Coordinator Cynthia Camilleri at

 Current Volunteer Opportunities

March 10 & 24: Paddle and plant live trees with the Riverkeeper

Each tree we plant will help to restore the bank’s stability and prevent sediment erosion into the French Broad River. [more]

March 14: Restore native plants at Richmond Hill Park

Help us control non-native invasive plants along a major drainage area that includes special wild plants and a mountain bike trail within Richmond Hill Park. [more]

March 7 & 21: Water Quality Volunteer Trainings (Adopt-a-Stream & Biological Monitoring [SMIE])

MountainTrue’s Southern Regional office will be hosting a two hands-on water quality workshops in March for new and returning volunteers. Whether you train in identifying aquatic insects or monitoring water chemistry parameters, we and the environment appreciate your stewardship! [more]