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About the Position
Position # 3505
OrganizationGreater Victoria Green Team
Position Environmental Volunteer - Remove Invasive Species & Restore the Forest at UVic Queenswood Campus!
Location Burnside-Watkiss Park, Watkiss Way, 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 Daphne, Himalayan Blackberry, English Ivy, and Scotch Broom from this beautiful park!

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING
• Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty
• Long sleeves and long pants to protect from thorny plants and insects
• Refillable water bottle with lots of water (we will have water for you to refill with if needed!)
• Sturdy closed toe shoes/boots
• A hat, sunscreen
• Rain jacket in case it rains
• Optional: Your own gardening gloves, tools, and/or safety glasses


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 pm then sign-out at end, take home an eco-gift!
Training Details WHAT WILL BE PROVIDED TO YOU
• Gloves, tools, and safety glasses if you don't have your own
• An educational instruction on what to do (no experience necessary!)
• Refreshments
• A small thank you gift at the end, donated by a Canadian and/or eco-friendly business
Working Conditions We will be working Rain Or Shine!
Minimum Duration Special event
Timing Weekend - Daytime
Age 1+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group, ESL/EAL
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Children/Youth, Gardening/Environment, Leadership/Management
Skill(s) Collaboration, Interpersonal Communication, Verbal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Stewardship
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website https://www.meetup.com/Greater-Victoria-Green-Team
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Kaitlin Warren
Phone 7786779078
Address Victoria,

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