Volunteer Opportunity Details

Volunteer Ecology Field Assistant

The Nature Conservancy in Oregon

Zumwalt Prairie Preserve near Enterprise, Oregon

Start Date: 05/22/2017

End Date: 07/14/2017

Assist Conservancy staff with vegetation inventory, monitoring, research, and stewardship projects in support of The Nature Conservancy’s conservation efforts on the Zumwalt Prairie. Volunteers will learn a variety of field ecology skills and apply them in collecting and analyzing data. You will also have the opportunity to learn about and contribute to on-the-ground conservation work. Volunteers should have education and/or skills in botany, biology or other natural resource disciplines. Time commitment is 35 hours/week and placements are 8 to 12 weeks, starting in May, July or August. Shared housing and some expense reimbursement available. Application deadline is February 17. To request application instructions and learn more, please contact Molly Dougherty at mdougherty@tnc.org.

Contact Info

Molly Dougherty, mdougherty@tnc.org, 503-802-8100

Registration details: nature.org/oregonvolunteer