Group Environmental Project
Location: Circle B Bar Reserve (PNR)


Circle B Bar Reserve plays a key role in the restoration of Lake Hancock, improving the water quality of the Peace River and providing a public recreational area. They are seeking groups to come in for short-term projects that include some landscaping, cleanup, and preparation for future studies. The maximum group recommendation is 25 participants. Your group may be split into teams based on project needs. 

Polk's Nature Discovery Center is located at the Circle B Bar Reserve. The free discovery center has exhibits specifically designed to engage and excite visitors of all ages. It is a place to explore Polk's water, wildlife, and wilderness and gain a better understanding of the delicate ecosystems of Central Florida. There are numerous hands-on indoor and outdoor exhibits, picnic facilities, and nature trails, making it a great choice for families.

Main Assignment Responsibilities

  • Weeding
  • Mulching
  • Planting trees/plants
  • Debris cleanup
  • Trash/recycle cleanup
  • Responsibilities/needs may change based on the time of year


  • Circle B Bar Reserve is open Tuesday through Saturday from 9am-5pm and Sunday from 12pm-4pm
  • Scheduling will be discussed at the time of the interview



  • Casual, comfortable
  • All clothing worn should be neat and clean, free of wrinkles, holes, and tears, and should not contain profanity, obscene imagery or otherwise convey an inappropriate message. Visible body piercings and jewelry that do not create a safety hazard may be permitted, subject to county management’s reasonable determination of propriety.


  • Pass all applicable screenings


Skills listed below are skills either already possessed or learned through this assignment. Please complete your application in full to avoid delays in processing.

Address: 4399 Winter Lake Rd
Lakeland, FL 33803
Minimum age:14
Near a bus stop:No
Court Service:No
Court Service Min Age:N/A
Times needed:
  Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Skills and Experience: Landscaping - Tree Trimming
Physical - Walk a distance
Physical - Walk door-to-door
Landscaping - Maintenance
Preferred Location: Any Place (Polk County)
Indoors / Outdoors
Winter Haven