Volunteer Opportunity Details

Boulder County Volunteers!
Position Title:Seed Collection Crew Leader
Department:Parks and Open Space
Category:Parks, Environment, Gardening and Agriculture
Time Commitment or Project Date:Commit to three projects in 2014

Program Summary:
Do you have a desire to learn more about native plants? Parks and Open Space is partnering with Wildlands Restoration Volunteers to train volunteers to lead native seed collection projects.
Imagine yourself strolling through lush meadows gathering ripe seeds that will be used to restore diversity to the public lands you love.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Seed Collection Crew Leaders are trained in botany and crew-leading skills, and lead groups of 6-10 untrained volunteers to collect native seeds.

Projects are moderately strenuous, and provide a great opportunity to learn about native plants and ecosystems.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Crew leaders must be at least 18 years old.

Crew leaders should enjoy working outdoors, have an outgoing personality, and be comfortable interacting with people of all ages.
Application or Registration Deadline:6/18/2014 5:00 PM
Application Process:
Applications are accepted through Wildlands Restoration Volunteers website.

Apply Now

Or contact Carrie Cimo at 303-678-6329.
Training Dates and Information:
Volunteers must attend an all-day training class on Saturday, June 21.

Additional Information:
Carrie Cimo, 303-678-6329


All volunteers need to review Boulder County's Multicultural Diversity and EEO and Unlawful Discrimination 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.

Boulder County supports infants at work when feasible, so please inquire with the volunteer coordinator if you are a new parent considering a volunteer opportunity.