The Bucket Brigade Returns in March!

Join the Bucket Brigade for Summer 2019!

Come on out and join our team!

Bucket Brigade Volunteer Interpreters will help provide free, interpretive tours to Galveston beach visitors between March and August 2019. Interpreters will directly connect with visitors as they discuss the positive role of sargassum, the benefits of turbid water, and human impacts on marine and coastal ecosystems, as well as the creatures and features found on Galveston beaches!

The Bucket Brigade will be returning to Galveston Beaches in March! Volunteers can lead tours in 3-tour shifts from 9:30AM-12:30PM and/or 1:30PM-4:30PM.

To Sign Up, please email the date(s) and shift(s) desired to the Education Coordinator at at your earliest convenience! 

Please note that through the spring tours will be offered on Saturdays at Stewart Beach and 61st Street. More locations will be offered over Spring Break and in the summer.

A calendar view of these dates can be found on the Bucket Brigade Schedule found HERE.

Volunteer Trainings

New to the Bucket Brigade? We have a few scheduled training dates lined up before this season kicks off!  Contact the Education Coordinator, Karrisa Laffey, at to sign up. If you attended a training last year, you do not have to attend another before joining us on the beach, but if you would like a refresher you are more than welcome!

Currently Scheduled Trainings

  • Friday, March 3rd, 1:30pm-4:30pm
  • Sunday, March 5th, 1:30pm-4:30pm
  • Saturday, March 25th, 9:30am-12:30pm

If you want to join our team but none of the scheduled dates work for you, please email the Education Coordinator at More training opportunities will  be offered on a monthly basis throughout the duration of the program. Please RSVP to attend the trainings.