The Wetlands Park is supported by a volunteer group called the Friends of the Wetlands. As a Friend of the Wetlands you will have access to the Park for behind the scene events, special trips, meetings, and training opportunities.
- Provide a meaningful, pleasant and safe park experience for guests
- Be an attendant, greeter, ambassador, naturalist and interpreter at the Park and outreach events
- Promote the park and its historical, scientific and natural qualities
- Promote and protect one of Florida’s finest constructed and natural resources
- Assist the City of Orlando staff with operations, programs and public service
- Friday & Saturday services: open the Education Center, raise support for education programs through sales of items, give public tram tours, greet and answer questions at entrance
- Periodically care for the entrance area, education center, Wildlife Garden and landscaped areas throughout the Park
- Photograph and document seasonal flora and fauna
- Plan, design and develop a specialty display/program/publication for public use
- Give special tours and programs for pre-registered groups of all ages and interests
Who Should Apply
- Must be 18 years of age or older
- Must be able to volunteer
- Must have a special interest and enthusiasm for the park
How to Apply
- To become a member of the Friends of the Wetlands, you need to apply with an Application and contact the Park.
- Apply: Fill out an application.
- Contact: Call 407.568.1706.
Contact the Park at:
Orlando Wetlands Park
25155 Wheeler Road
Christmas, Florida 32709