Nature Volunteers Wanted. COVID protocols observed

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Date Posted March 2, 2021
Expiry Date of Posting Ongoing
Organization Name Friends of the Saskatoon Afforestation Areas Inc.
Contact Name Julia Adamson
Mailing Address 210 Appleby Court
City Saskatoon
Postal Code S7M 4B2
Phone Number 3063805368
Fax Number
Email Address friendsafforestation@gmail.com
Web Site https://stbarbebaker.wordpress.com/
Position Title Nature Volunteers Wanted. COVID protocols observed
Job Description

Do you have a smart phone? Do you love nature – animals, plants, birds, flowers, trees, forests?

The Friends of the Saskatoon Afforestation Areas Inc. need nature volunteers to download the iNaturalist app on your smart phone, and go for a walk through either urban regional park; Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area or George Genereux Urban Regional Park.

Winter Bird Feeders
eBird.org hotspot for the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area.
https://ebird.org/hotspot/L13324562

iNaturalist St Barbe Baker Eco-Quest
https://www.inaturalist.org/projects/baker-area-eco-quest

iNaturalist Genereux Park Eco-Quest
https://www.inaturalist.org/projects/genereux-park-eco-quest

Skills Required Smart Phone Download iNaturalist Take pictures of plants, animals, insects or mushrooms with the iNaturalist app iNaturalist pamphlet https://www.keepandshare.com/doc25/111570/inaturalist-pdf-658k?da=
Benefits to Volunteer A great way to learn about nature Improve your I.D. skills for birds, etc Going for a walk around and about a forest helps you to be healthy and happy, and destress from COVID Become a better parent, teacher, home-schooler Meet Interesting people If you don't know what that plant is, have it identified on inaturalist Pick your own date and time Training provided via ZOOM, just email friendsafforestation@gmail.com or 306.380.5368
Days/Times Flexible
Suitable For Children
Youths (ages 8-12)
Teens (ages 13-17)
Adults (18 and over)
Seniors
People with mental challenges
Families
Small Groups (2-4 people)
Large Groups (5 people of more)
Work With
Position Duration Short term (3 months or less)
Ongoing (more than 3 months)
Specific Dates
Application Deadline Ongoing
Application Procedure Phone
Email

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