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Bull Shoals Lake 

Be A Volunteer

Are you creative, looking for recognition, do you enjoy the outdoors, looking for fun?
Your talents are needed as a Corps of Engineers volunteer.

The Corps of Engineers is a diverse federal agency offering many volunteer opportunities in recreation and natural resource management. We are the stewards of almost 12 million acres of land and water held in the public trust. We need your help.

As a volunteer
, you can gain valuable skills, work outdoors, meet new people, see new areas of the country and achieve a proud sense of contributing to the environment.

What Can Volunteers Do?  

Outdoor Recreation

  • Design, build and maintain trails
  • Develop and build interpretive displays
  • Serve as campground hosts
  • Improve accessibility of recreation areas
  • Conduct interpretive programs
  • Maintain facilities
  • Plant flowers, shrubs and trees

Administration and Public Outreach​

  • Staff offices and visitor areas
  • Write or edit materials for publication
  • Design layouts of bulletin boards
  • Operate computer programs

Fish and Wildlife

  • Build and install artificial fish habitat
  • Restore wildlife habitat
  • Install nesting structures

Who May Volunteer?

  • Anyone can become a volunteer

Persons of all ages and abilities have something valuable to contribute. Applicants under 18 must have parental or legal guardian consent. Volunteers are limited only by their willingness to serve. You may work full time or just a few hours each week. You will receive a general orientation as well as training specific to your needs.

For more information on volunteering please contact the Mountain Home Project Office at or 870-425-2700.


Contact Us

Mountain Home Project Office

324 W. 7th Street
Mountain Home, AR 72653

Phone: (870) 425-2700
 Fax: (870) 425-3795
Duty Ranger: 501-340-1400

Office Hours: M-F, 8:00am – 4:30pm
Closed on Federal Holidays

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Duty Ranger Hours: Monday from 8:00 a.m. – noon, and 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.