Invasives Strike Force Volunteer

DESCRIPTION: 
Help monitor invasive plants along hiking trails in the park of your choice.
NECESSARY SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS: 
  • Ability to walk about 4 miles on hiking trails
  • Interest in learning to identify 14 invasive plants
  • Interest in learning to use a GPS unit or Smartphone to record GPS coordinates
RESPONSIBILITIES and DUTIES: 
  • Attend a one-day Invasives Strike Force Training workshop
  • Map and record data for invasive plants along your assigned 2-mile section of trail
  • Type up and send in recorded data
Training: 
  • Invasives Strike Force Training workshop
  • Web-based Plant ID guide
Commitment Type: 
Short-term
Duration of Assignment: 
June - September
TIME COMMITMENT: 
20 hours
Location Type: 
On Trail
Committee: 
Trail Work
Supervisor: 
Linda Rohleder