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Greers Ferry Lake

Volunteer at Greers Ferry

How can I volunteer at Greers Ferry Lake?

Here are just a few of the opportunities that are available for you...

  • Become a Volunteer Park Attendant

Park attendant volunteers are needed every year, in each season.  As a volunteer, a campsite will be provided to you that includes water, sewer and electric utilities. 

  • Put past skills to use or learn new ones
  • Help with the upkeep of your parks and lands
  • Plant flowers, trees and shrubs

Recently volunteers have painted gatehouses, restrooms and gates; restriped parking lots and roadways; assisted with the annual mobility hunt; tree and brush removal; operating heavy machinery such as dump trucks and backhoes; assisted with the placement of fish structures and wildlife food plots.  Opportunities are endless!

If interested in volunteering at Greers Ferry, please contact us at (501)362-2416 or

Volunteer Information

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 Relations

~Staff offices and visitor areas

~Write or edit materials for publications

~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 information on volunteering, contact the Greers Ferry Project Office 


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Contact Us

Greers Ferry Project Office
P.O. Box 1088
Heber Springs, AR 72543