About the Position
Position #: 21571
Organizationrare Charitable Research Reserve
Position: Restoration - September - Land Management
Location: Moyers Landing, Fountain Street South, Cambridge, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Together with volunteer and community support, rare provides meaningful opportunities for environmental education and stewardship through volunteer restoration activities.
Description: The rare Charitable Research Reserve is a charitable organization that owns, stewards and protects a 900+ acre land reserve along the Grand River. Every year, rare takes on new ecological restoration initiatives in order to enhance and rehabilitate the unique native habitats of this urban land trust.

Join us for different restoration activities till the end of this summer season in different areas of the rare reserve. Volunteer activities will include removing invasive species that reduce biodiversity and restoring habitat.

Phragmites Management - September 4, September 12, September 18
Seed Collection + Plant Backs - September 11
Training Details: No prior training is required. Orientation and basic invasive plant ID will be provided. Any tools needed will be provided.
Working Conditions: Volunteering takes place outside in all types of weather. Long pants and sturdy shoes are recommended.
Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail: Land Management Days take place once a week. You can participate for either a full day, or a half day, any of the following volunteer events:
June 6, 12, 14, 19, 27 and July 5, 10, 12, 18, 24, 25, 31.
Special Event Start Date: 2019-07-31
Special Event End Date: 2019-09-18
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group, A Newcomer
Transportation: Car required
Accessibility: Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Environment, Maintenance, Special Events
Skill(s): Team Building, Adaptability, Respect, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Website: http://www.raresites.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Laura Klein
Phone: 519-650-9336 Ext. 126
Address: 1679 Blair Road Cambridge, N3H 4R8


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Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

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Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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