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Volunteer Program

The Corps of Engineers at Wright Patman Lake offers many volunteer opportunities in recreation and natural resource management. We are the stewards of 58,512 acres of land and water held in the public trust...held for YOU. You can make a difference by helping to ensure the wise use of these precious resources today and their conservation for tomorrow.

Volunteer Opportunities can also be found on the website at

Individuals and couples can also find volunteer opporunities on the Workamper website at

We need your help! As a volunteer, you can:

  • Work outdoors
  • Meet new people
  • Learn alongside knowledgeable professionals
  • Achieve a proud sense of contributing to the future of the nation
  • Maintain and develop trails
  • Conduct education and interpretive programs
  • Assist with water safety activities
  • Conduct wildlife surveys and habitat restoration
  • Rehab recreation facilities and campgrounds
  • Plus, it's just plain fun!

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Volunteer Clearinghouse
Give a Helping Hand

For information on nationwide volunteer opportunities with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, check out the Volunteer Clearinghouse.

Visit or call the Clearinghouse now to register for any state or project nationwide. That's it! The clearinghouse will pass your information directly to the area's coordinator for you.

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