Protecting and restoring natural resources along our shorelines

The Coastal Volunteer Partnership at Padilla Bay works throughout Skagit county to provide trained volunteers capable of participating in citizen science projects, outreach and community education events. You can become a CVP volunteer by filling out the Volunteer Sign Up form or contacting the CVP Coordinator.


Salish Sea Stewards is our annual volunteer training program held in the spring.

Now accepting applications through February 28, 2017.


Check out our calendar for monthly socials, events, workshops, and project specific trainings and make sure to sign up for THE WAVE, our bimonthly online newsletter that highlights all of our current volunteer opportunities, trainings, outreach and community events!


The funding partners for the Coastal Volunteer Partnership are the Padilla Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, the Skagit County Marine Resources Committee, the Skagit County Clean Water Program, Padilla Bay Foundation and the Friends of Skagit Beaches.


Get in on the fun and join the Coastal Volunteer Partnership at Padilla Bay today!