Volunteer Opportunity Details

Boulder County Volunteers!
Position Title:Invasive Plant Monitors
Department:Parks and Open Space
Category:Parks, Environment, Gardening and Agriculture
Time Commitment or Project Date:12-16 hours per month June-September
Locations vary
Program Summary:
Volunteer invasive plant monitors are needed to visit some of Boulder County’s most scenic properties while collecting ongoing scientific data in the field. Volunteers visit some of Boulder County's most scenic properties. 
Duties and Responsibilities:
From June to September, volunteers will hike along trail corridors using photo points to identify and record the location of weeds to help determine areas of management concern and success. 
Qualifications and Requirements:
Knowledge of local flora (native and exotic) is preferred. Ability to maintain and organize database and spreadsheet to track monitoring.

Invasive plant monitors must be at least 18 years old.
Application or Registration Deadline:4/11/2014 5:00 PM
Application Process:
Applications deadline is 4/11/2014. Since there is limited space in this program, all applications will be screened before interviews are arranged.

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Training Dates and Information:
Training date is 4/25/2014.
Additional Information:
For additional information please contact Brendan Close at 303-678-6291. 


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.