US Army Corps of Engineers
Nashville District

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers work on a landscaping project at Cheatham LakeVolunteering at Cheatham Lake

There are a wide variety of opportunities to volunteer at Cheatham Lake. Volunteer positions offer a chance to meet new people and learn new skills while working in an outdoor setting.  With numerous public recreation areas and 320 miles of shoreline to manage, volunteers are a vital part of our work force and are important in the conservation and preservation of our natural resources.  We need your help!

Youth volunteers work on a project at Cheatham LakeOpportunities at Cheatham Lake:

Mark boundary lines
Serve as park hosts
Work on conservation and restoration projects
Maintain trails
Enhance wildlife habitat
Carry out shoreline clean up activities
Assist with special events
Remove exotic pest plants from public lands 
 
For more information, call Cheatham Lake at (615) 792-5697 or 254-3734.

You can also visit the Corps of Engineers Nationwide Volunteer Clearinghouse web site or call them at 1-800-VOL-TEER.