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Thank you for interest in the possibility of giving the gift of your time, as volunteers are essential and critical in fulfilling our mission.

Woodlands has many of opportunities for anyone who wishes to volunteer. Various positions are available ranging from working directly with wildlife, to grounds and caging maintenance to assisting with our education programs. No experience is necessary as we provide all training necessary.

Click here for a pdf that details our various positions, along with details and contact information that will help get you started! (Please note there is a new application for 2017)

WOODLANDS SEEKS VOLUNTEERS! Interested in volunteering with wildlife? Download an application and attend one of our orientations below (you only need to attend one!) Please RSVP ahead of time by sending your completed application to, via fax to 908-730-8311, or by mail to P.O. Box 5046 Clinton, NJ 08809. We will confirm your attendance and respond with directions and a volunteer manual. Message us or call with any questions! We hope to see you there!

Click Here to download an excerpt from our volunteer manual.

2017 Upcoming Orientations: (Attending 1 orientation is required. Application and $5 donation must be sent to reserve your spot prior to orientation. The $5 donation is required with your application to reserve your spot and offset costs.)

Saturday February 25th, 2017 - 11am

Saturday March 11th, 2017 - 1pm

Sunday June 25th, 2017 - 11am

Saturday July 22nd, 2017 - 1pm


If you are interested in volunteering please send in your application via email, mail, or fax to 908-730-8311 and we will contact you with directions. The required $5 orientation donation may be paid online below, by phone to 908-730-8300 ext 6, or by mail. Check back here for updates.

Orientation Donation

Please email with any questions or call 908-730-8300 ext 6



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Address: 676 County Road 513 Pittstown, NJ 08867 P: 908-730-8300 F: 908-730-8311 Email:

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