Information for 2021 Volunteers


Welcome and thank you for thinking about being a fabulous FOHI volunteer. Before you sign up, read our volunteer brochure  to learn what is expected of you. Also check out Volunteering at Hog Island and learn about past volunteer experiences. FOHI volunteers work hard and are a team. They rock! Bring a friend and share the joy.

Covid-19 Update

Please watch this space for updates on opening of Hog Island in 2021 and Covid protocol requirements that will be required for all staff, campers and volunteers. Thank you for your patience while Audubon and FOHI work to keep us all safe should we open.

FOHI volunteers keep the camp humming and are an integral part of its continuing success.  Planning your trip

  1. General information – including lodging and dining
  2. Clothing and equipment list
  3. Reading list
  4. Driving directions – see also directions from Project Puffin
  5. Public transportation to Hog Island to Hog Island

Forms to complete

  1. FOHI Volunteer Contract 2020 (PDF)
  2. FOHI Travel Form (PDF)
  3. FOHI Medical Form (.doc)
  4. Adult Liability Release Form (PDF)
  5. Criminal background check (.doc) – for volunteers working during Teen Camps, June 13-18, June 20- 25 and Family Camps, August 8-13 and August 15-20; on return envelope note: “ATTN: Rose Borzik”  Handwritten responses are often difficult to read. A signature is required. Many thanks. (Note: all staff and volunteers require a criminal background check for Teen and Family Camps – send all five pages of  the background check to: Rose Borzik, 12 Audubon Road, Bremen, ME, 04551)

Please send signed and completed forms (1) – (4)  either by e-mail (PDF) or snail mail to:


FOHI Volunteer Coordinator, Attn.: Tony
12 Audubon Road
Bremen, ME 04551

If you have questions about the information required on these forms, contract, or your volunteer schedule, contact Tony at

Additional information for campers

  1. Hog Island Bird Checklist (PDF) – compiled by Peter Vickery
  2. Hog Island eBird list
  3. Breeding Seabirds on offshore seabird islands (PDF)
  4. Tide charts – select “Muscongus Harbor”

6 thoughts on “Information for 2021 Volunteers

  1. Hi Juanita,
    Stacey, Sandy and I completed an application etc, last year to volunteer during first week for 2021. We don’t seem to have any confirmation. Would you be able to help us please?

    Take care,

    • Hello Naomi, Thanks for being in touch. We are still a bit up in the air for 2021. But if he hasn’t already our volunteer coordinator, Tony, will be in touch. Hope to see you in 2021 and thanks for volunteering for Friends of Hog Island!

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