Sunday April 15, 1:30-3:00 PM
Wilmot Community Hall, 13972 Highway 1
New and returning volunteers welcome.
Free. No experience required.
Youth welcome; anyone under the age of 12 should have a parent or care taker present.
Introduction to the program
How to ID NS turtles
Animal care protocol
Field survey methods overview, including visual surveys and nesting surveys
Review of data cards and data entry
Introduction to the new species at risk reporting App
Bonus* ribbon snake survey opportunities
Field volunteer kits and data cards will be available for distribution
Who are these volunteer opportunities suitable for?
People who enjoy exploring outdoors (sometimes in muddy, bushy habitats)
Students looking to develop new field skills
Nesting surveys are suitable for individuals with mobility issues
Individuals looking for physical volunteer opportunities
Community members or property owners who live with or near wood turtles
Please register in advance if possible by contacting Katie McLean:
firstname.lastname@example.org, (902)-532-7533 ext. 6