Habitat restoration, weed control, revegetation, biodiversity enhancement
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Parafield Airport hosts the last known array of vernal pools within the Adelaide metro area. What are vernal pools? They are temporary pools of water that provide habitat for distinctive plants and animals. Discovered in 2001, they were assessed to be of high wetland value, with significant flora and uncommon aquatic fauna. Prior to their discovery, they were used for agricultural practices and recreational activities - farming, grazing and even a golf driving range!
Join our volunteer team at this important urban biodiversity corridor to assist with the creation of new trail linkages, which will connect communities to open spaces. These will create greater access for both walkers and riders to the reserve adjacent to the River Torrens, allowing members of the public to explore the brilliant Highbury Aqueduct.
CVA volunteers have been engaged to help restore this unique site by addressing issues such as weed management and reintroducing local plants.
Christie Downs Community House is seeking a fit and reliable person to provide grounds maintenance for the Centre. This will involve a range of tasks to ensure the grounds are kept tidy including rubbish collection, raking, leaf and tree litter disposal, bins. The person will be required on Monday and Thursday for 3 hours each day. Police clearance / DCSI check will be undertaken.
Fleurieu Hoodie Helpers needed to monitor, protect, raise awareness about Hooded Plovers on beaches on the Fleurieu - various suburbs Hooded Plovers are small coastal shorebirds. Listed as vulnerable nationally, there are only 22 breeding pairs found on the Fleurieu Peninsula. There are various volunteer opportunities to help these birds including monitoring and reporting, site protectors to erect fencing and signage and Plover Guardians to engage with beach users to help educate about these bi
Are you an outdoors person who has a keen interest in land/tree management? Trees for Life requires volunteer bushcarers working at one or a number of native bushland locations on the Fleurieu Peninsula eg Victor Harbor, Encounter Bay, Goolwa, Finniss, Strathalbyn and more. After attending a 1 day training workshop (half day theory, half day in field) volunteers will participate in weed management (forking out weeds, cutting, clubbing and herbicide). Average 50 hours per year.
Do you have an interest in looking after the environment? Are you able to give the time and commitment needed to follow through the seedling growing project on a daily basis over a 6 month period (November to May)? A volunteer grower raises native seedlings in their backyard over summer from seed until they are ready for planting. You will be assigned a specific growing order and will receive a full set of instructions and materials to propagate native seedlings.
The Orangutan Project (TOP) is a dynamic, fast-growing and successful not-for-profit organisation that fights for orangutan conservation by securing land and rescuing, rehabilitating and releasing ex-captive orangutans. Our activities have positive flow-on effects that protect other endangered species such as the Sumatran tiger, elephant and rhino, as well as indigenous communities in the remaining rainforest of Borneo and Sumatra.
Our Bush For Life program has opportunities for individuals, or groups to volunteer in the local environment, on a once-off or ongoing basis on more than 300 established Bush For Life sites around South Australia in the Adelaide area, Mount Lofty Ranges, mid-North, Fleurieu Peninsula and across to Murray Bridge.
Calling all local residents interested in gardening, the outdoors and growing food! Want to learn new skills, meet new people and have some fun? Why not come along to one of the the Campbelltown Community Orchard Working Bee days and see how you can get involved! You don't have to come alone - children, friends and family young and old are welcome!
A highly motivated and experienced volunteer required with demonstrated leadership skills to assist us in further building and sustaining our critical volunteer base. Reports to Chief Executive Officer.
Serve tea and coffee at One Planet Market held monthly, Saturday 9am-12 noon at Payneham Community Centre - a team of 2 people needed
CVA have been assisting Burnside Council with managing their biodiversity for many years. A popular area for hikers and mountain bike riders, the series of trails are surrounded by native bush that has been invaded by various weeds including garden escapees. Join us at this beautiful biodiversity hotspot to remove various invasive plants to increase space for the natives to flourish and provide habitat for the local wildlife, as well as to maintain and extend the tracks and trails.
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