The Environmental Interpretive Center relies on many volunteers to help fulfill and advance its mission to promote environmental awareness, understanding, and sustainability. We recognize and appreciate that each volunteer brings their own set of interests and skills. While most of our volunteer projects require little training, a staff member will always be available to assist with and help coordinate your activities. We will also make every effort to accommodate the days and times that are convenient for your service at the Center.


We now have these two new stewardship opportunities:



Here are three of the latest volunteer projects completed at the Center:



If you are interested in volunteering, then please contact:


Rick Simek, EIC Volunteer Coordinator
(313) 583-6371



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Contact Us:

Interpretive Center
University of Michigan – Dearborn
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128
(313) 593–5338