Volunteer Opportunity Details

Boulder County Volunteers!
Position Title:Native Plant Monitors
Department:Parks and Open Space
Category:Parks, Environment, Gardening and Agriculture
Time Commitment or Project Date:16-18 hours per month June-September
Locations vary.
Program Summary:
Boulder County Parks and Open Space is now accepting applications for the 2014 class of Resource Monitors. Native Plant Monitors are needed to visit some of Boulder County’s most scenic properties while collecting ongoing scientific data in the field.  
Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist Parks and Open Space Plant Ecologist with monitoring ecological restoration projects sites.  Native plant monitors will use photography and a variety of other data collection techniques to investigate the success of restoration projects. 

Qualifications and Requirements:
Knowledge of local flora (native and exotic) is preferred. Natural Resource Monitors must be at least 18 years old. 
Application or Registration Deadline:5/15/2014 5:00 PM
Application Process:
Applications are due May 15, 2014. Since there is limited space in this program, all applications will be screened before interviews are arranged.

Training Dates and Information:
Mandatory field training date is May 31, 2014.
Additional Information:
For additional information please email Carin LeFevre at clefevre@bouldercounty.org


All volunteers need to review Boulder County's Multicultural Diversity and Harassment Policies before starting their volunteer assignment.

If you need special assistance to fill out a volunteer application, please contact our Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Coordinator at 303-441-3525.