(27.88144,-82.84065)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

11901 146th St. N.14444 143rd St. N.Largo, FL 33774

About

Park volunteers will help to provide a safe environment for park visitors, offer direction to natural resources/programs and promote a pleasant experience for all visitors to City of Largo Nature Parks (Largo Central Park Nature Preserve located at East Bay and Highland - 150 Highland Avenue; George C. McGough Nature Park located at 11901 146th St., N; John Bonner Nature Park located at 14444 143rd St., N.). Job Responsibilities include: *Meet/greet park visitors *Explain park rules/regulations *Report illegal/suspicious activity *Report safety hazards *Identify plant/animal life *Provide directions/information *Help prevent litter in the parks Volunteers May Assist With: *Special Events *Guided Walks *Securing a safety hazard *Looking for lost individuals *Assisting people who are lost *Helping injured animals *First Aid *Nature Center Operations *Conservation tasks. Looking To The Future: *Development/maintenance of interpretive signage *Development/maintenance of self-guided nature trail *Development of park brochure *Development of wildlife checklists *Photography *Wildflower plantings *Exotic maintenance *Butterfly gardening *Programming (school field trips/group tours/night walks/photo hikes/bird walks.

Volunteers under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Skills

  • Gardening

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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