Our Mission
About the Position
Position # 3559
OrganizationGreater Victoria Green Team
Position Environmental Volunteer - Remove Invasive Species & Make Friends at UVic Queenswood Campus!
Location 2474 Arbutus Road, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement To inspire stewardship of nature by connecting diverse individuals through hands-on educational environmental activities
Description We will be removing invasive plants such as English Ivy and English Holly from this beautiful forest. This is an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience doing ecological restoration, learn new skills, and make new friends!

Please RSVP on our Meetup page at bit.ly/GVGTapr2 or email Kaitlin@GreenTeamsCanada.ca if you're having trouble signing up

• Meet at 9:45am for sign-in & introductions (please be on time)
• If you can't find us, please call 778-677-9078
• Receive instruction & demo for the activity
• Remove invasive plants
• Take break for refreshments half way through
• Volunteer until 1 pm then sign-out at end, take home an eco-gift!

• If you haven't yet, register online (You only need to fill out this form once): http://bit.ly/2GEDEO9
• Get your parent to sign this form if you are under 19: http://bit.ly/parentguardianform
Training Details We will provide all training and tools. No previous experience necessary!
Working Conditions We will be working outdoors, rain or shine and even if it is cold. Please wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty and lots of layers! We recommend long pants/sleeves to protect from thorny plants & insects. Remember to check the weather - bring a hat/sunscreen/rain jacket as needed. Bring your water bottle to stay hydrated (we will have extra water and snacks on site too!)
Minimum Duration Special event
Timing Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail 9:45 am - 1:00 pm
Age 1+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group, ESL/EAL
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Support volunteers with special needs, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest Children/Youth, Gardening/Environment, Newcomer Support
Skill(s) Collaboration, Stewardship, Empathy, Respect, Continuous Learning
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website https://www.meetup.com/Greater-Victoria-Green-Team
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Kaitlin Warren
Phone 778-677-9078
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