The Belle Isle Nature Center (BINC) is located on the beautiful Belle Isle State Park, which offers the perfect location for educational, environmental and natural experiences in the metro Detroit area. This also makes it possible for the BINC to provide excellent educational experiences for schools, families and community groups.

BINC Brigade

Volunteers play an integral role in the mission of “bringing the wilds of Michigan to the heart of Detroit” at the BINC. Volunteers assist the staff with projects, greet visitors and assist with field trip groups. They also answer questions about the frogs, salamanders, turtles, bees and fish who live in the facility.

  • 2-hour online and self-paced training module required
  • Flexible, year-round shifts ranging from 2.5 – 3 hours each