Volunteer Opportunity Details

Boulder County Volunteers!
Position Title:Pollinator Monitoring
Department:Parks and Open Space
Category:Parks, Environment, Gardening and Agriculture
Time Commitment or Project Date:One year of monitoring once a month
Varies based on project but can include working on uneven terrain. 
Program Summary:
The goal of this project is to determine the types of native pollinators that are present on Boulder County Parks and Open Space properties.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Commit to at least one year of monitoring, monitoring at least once a month
  • Should enjoy working in the outdoors, in all types of weather and terrain
  • Ability to work alone or cooperatively with others
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Experience in insect/pollinator identification
  • Native plant identification experience and knowledge of local plants is desirable. 
  • Experience with scientific protocol:  rigor and accuracy in data collection
  • Ability to maintain computer records
  • Experience with digital photography
Application or Registration Deadline:4/29/2014 5:00 PM
Application Process:
Applications deadline is 4/29/2014.

Training Dates and Information:
Participants are required to attend a one-day training during the week of May 5, 2014. Exact date is to be determined.
Additional Information:

For more information contact Michelle Bowie, 303-678-6219.


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.