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Position # 3859
OrganizationGreater Victoria Green Team
Position Environmental Volunteer - Remove Invasive Plants & Make Friends at UVic!
Location Alumni Chip Trail, 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 English Ivy from the beautiful forest along The University of Victoria's Alumni Chip Trail near the Bowker Creek Headwaters (near Parking Lot 10). The trail in this area runs above the underground Bowker Creek.

Please RSVP on Meetup at https://www.meetup.com/greater-victoria-green-team/events/298356377/ or email Kaitlin@GreenTeamsCanada.ca if you're having trouble signing up.

FLOW OF THE ACTIVITY
• 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 1:00 pm then sign-out at end, take home an eco-gift!

REGISTER AS A GREEN TEAM VOLUNTEER AHEAD OF TIME ONLINE
• If you haven't yet, register online (You only need to fill out this form once): http://bit.ly/2GEDEO9
Training Details We will provide all training and tools. No previous experience necessary!
Working Conditions We will be working outdoors, rain or shine. Please wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty. 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 Sunday February 25 2024
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) Interpersonal Communication, 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
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