Volunteer: Habitat Restoration - Third Thursday Weeders
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Special Requirements of the Position
Schedule and Time Commitment
We'll remove weeds until about 1:30 pm with a lunch break around noon.
In case of stormy weather, please call 415-464-5196 between 7:30 and 8:30 am on the workday to confirm that it has not been cancelled. We do work in rainy conditions, but the project may be cancelled if heavy rains and/or high winds occur.
The Third Thursday Weeders is a drop-in program where volunteers are not required to work more than one day at a time. However, volunteers are welcome to work as many of the work days as desired.
Currently scheduled workdays for 2014 include:
For additional details about the next workday, visit our Schedule of Events: Save Native Plant Habitat at Point Reyes with the Third Thursday Weeders page.
Benefits to the Volunteer
For groups of 5 or more people, please call as far in advance as possible to determine if space is still available since many sites can support only a limited number of volunteers. Many groups contact us a month or more in advance. Groups can schedule additional weekend or weekday dates other than those listed above.
Visit our Habitat Restoration Volunteer Program page for more information.
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