Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Puget Sound Estuarium. Please complete this application and don't forget to click the submit button at the bottom of this page. Once we receive your application, we will contact you within 7 days to talk about next steps. Make sure to check your junk box as unfortunately our emails sometimes end up there.

Contact Information


Please provide the following information. Demographic data is used only in aggregate form to help us improve our volunteer outreach and for grant applications.

Volunteer Opportunities

Please select the volunteer assignments and volunteer teams that interest you.

Skills & Knowledge

Check all fields you believe apply to you.

Emergency Contact

List your person to contact in the event of an emergency. For volunteers younger than 18 years old, your emergency contact must be a parent or guardian and their telephone number and email address are required.

Why do want to volunteer with the Estuarium?

Online Access Password

Please select the password you would like to use to access the online Volunteer Information Center (Volgistics).

Permission for electronic communications

Please note YES to receive electronic communications about Estuarium events and activities.

Permission for photos

Please note YES to give the Estuarium permission to use photos of you for the promotion of Estuarium activities and events.

I Agree

I understand that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a Estuarium volunteer, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.

All Volunteers with unsupervised access to children under age 16 are required to have a criminal history background check completed by the Estuarium.

By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate.