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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

767 Clifton Road, NEAtlanta, GA 30307


About

This position provides an opportunity to learn about current and future ecological restoration efforts on the Fernbank Museum of Natural History campus and help eradicate non-native invasive species. With this position volunteers will have the opportunity to learn about native woodlands and also assist with restoration activities such as removing invasive plant species and replanting native plant species in forested areas around and behind the museum.

Background and/or strong interest in restoration ecology, botany, gardening, or horticulture in an outdoor setting.

Forest Restoration Days will usually take place from 8:00 a.m. to 12 noon, generally on the second Saturday of each month, though other opportunities may arise. Once admitted, training will begin with volunteer shifts taking place in the Fernbank Forest Overlook area at various times throughout the year.

Skills

  • Landscaping
  • Environmental Education
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Environmental Science
  • Habitat Restoration

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
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