Weed Warriors

Weed warrior volunteers help the city by removing invasive species from park land, wooded and open space areas that can take over native plants and trees.

Volunteer Coordinator

Duties to be Expected

  • Volunteer can expect to spend several hours at appointed times removing invasive species at the direction of a team leader. 
  • Volunteer must dress accordingly to working in open and wooded areas.


You must be a certified Weed Warrior through Montgomery Parks or working under the supervision of a certified Weed Warrior to remove invasive species from City of Rockville parks. Important Note: The Montgomery Parks Weed Warrior training and certification requires that you commit to removing invasive species in Montgomery Parks, not just the City of Rockville.

You must be physically able to move through wooded and open space areas pulling out invasive species. 

Application Process

Once you have completed the Weed Warrior certification or if you are interested in attending a workday supervised by a certified Weed Warrior, you can apply online.