Volunteers recording invertebrates on a peatland site (c) CEI, 2018

Volunteer with the Coalfield Environment Initiative and:

  • Contribute to environmental improvements in your local community
  • Develop new skills
  • Increase your understanding and appreciation of East Ayrshire’s wildlife
  • Meet like-minded people
  • Support real and lasting enhancement of the natural environment and landscape within the East Ayrshire Coalfield
  • Work towards receiving a John Muir Award

You can volunteer as much or as little as you can manage. From helping out with wildlife surveys and practical conservation activities, to writing content for our social media sites, we aim to provide interesting opportunities for learning about and experiencing wildlife.

Find out about upcoming events.

If you would like to volunteer with the CEI, please first register your interest and we will get in touch. We are currently seeking a Volunteer Company Secretary – click here to find out more about this opportunity.

If you would like any more information about volunteering in general or a specific event, please contact us or have a look at the most recent Volunteer Newsletter for an idea of what kind of things volunteers get up to!