Land Management & Restoration
WhenIt's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.
Where901 31st StDowners Grove, IL 60515
Land Management and Restoration Volunteers perform various restoration tasks, under the supervision of Park District staff or site stewards.
The Park District will provide all tools, safety equipment and training in safety and restoration techniques. Volunteers should have the ability to work outdoors doing hard, physical labor. Volunteers must also be able to work with others as a team and to follow the directions of the workday supervisors. Youth volunteers under the age of 14 require a ratio of 1 adult for 5 participants. A signed waiver and release form are required annually from all volunteers.
Types of Duties:
1. Removal of brush and aggressive invasive plants.
2. Native seed collecting and planting.
3. Plant, bird, sedimentation and water quality monitoring.
4. Trail maintenance and mulching.
- Habitat Restoration
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- 3 months preferred