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Wanted: Nature House Hosts - Volunteer in Nature!
Organization: Metro Vancouver Regional Parks
Location: Metro Vancouver / Lower Mainland BC

Want to spend time in a beautiful regional park this summer? Learn more about the local birds, or singing marmots, and share the wonder of nature with others? Be a nature house host!

We are looking for Nature House Hosts in two locations:

  • BC Mills House in Lynn Headwaters Regional Park (North Vancouver)
  • Campbell Valley Nature House in Campbell Valley Regional Park (Langley)

These shifts are on weekends/Sundays between mid-May and Mid-September.
BC Mills House shifts are 10:30am - 3:30pm, and Campbell Valley Nature House is 1-4pm.

Hosts help to:

  • raise visitor awareness of special park features, the park community, natural and cultural history
  • introduce visitors to opportunities for recreation, education and community involvement in the park

Hosts will:

  • engage visitors in conversation about the park, artifacts, respond to questions as best as possible, and will be prepared to explain park rules such as trail use, dog management, etc.

Training and orientation provided, as well as shadow shifts to determine that all is a right fit between volunteer and program, and vice versa.

For more information, or for details on how to apply, feel free to contact volunteer.info@metrovancouver.org (and please specify which location you're interested in).

Benefits:

  • You'll be able to connect with like-minded people, interact with park visitors, and share your passion for nature, local history and/or the park.
  • You'll be able to spend some time in a beautiful park, learning more about local flora and fauna.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Apr 13 2022    ID: 63973