Volunteers needed to restore the Everglades


(26.279652,-80.27731)
 

Cause Areas

When

Tue Nov 01, 2016 09:00 AM - Sat Oct 28, 2017 02:00 PM

Where

11321 NW 40 St.Atlantic Blvd./ Sawgrass Expressway Coral SpringsCoral Springs, FL 33065

About

Hands on environmental experience cleansing Everglades wetlands of destructive exotic tree species. Volunteers are transported to sites via airboat and trucks for the most exhilarating, gratifying experience of their lives!!! Encounter rare and endangered wildlife such as bald eagles, florida panther, florida black bear, bobcat, silver fox, Everglade snail kite, white tailed deer, marsh rabbit, red shouldered hawks and hundreds of other bird species.

ERM has also initiated the Python Eradication Project (PED) which will be located specificall in ENP. PED will include a captive breeding faciltiy and program located just outside ENP in Homestead on leased farm land. Native, captive bread small mammals, wiped out within ENP, will be raised and released with embedded tracking devices, replenishing the many devestated small mammal species within the park.

Skills

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 13
  • none
  • to be listed

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