Volunteer Opportunities: Research

Discover Nature ...

Budding plant enthusiasts are invited to lend a hand to maintain the grounds and gardens of Holden's David G. Leach Research Station and learn about plant cultivation and propagation.

  • Enjoy the beautiful surroundings, closed to the public
  • Meet people with similar interests
  • Learn something new
Research plots at the David G. Learch Reserach Station

 

Opportunity

Time of Year

Preparation

Commitment

Description

Leach Research Station Gardener

(Madison, Ohio)

Spring

Summer

Fall

  • Gardening experience helpful
  • Ability to bend, stoop, kneel and work outside
  • On-the-job training

Wednesday

2-4 hrs per week

Perform basic gardening tasks (weeding, watering and planting) and help with plant propagation alongside staff horticulturists at Holden's summer research facility.