ID: 201524

Revive our Wetlands - Perth.

Environment & Conservation One off - a few hours Perth WA

About this opportunity

Join us to help revive our wetlands so that these special environments can continue to do the vital work they do to ensure that we all have clean air, fresh water, and safe futures. Be part of a nationwide campaign working with traditional owners, local communities, and other stakeholders to help restore protected wetlands of international significance.

Who? We welcome anybody with a love for the environment / community who has a general level of fitness. Whether your keen to get your foot in the door with some industry experience in the conservation sector or just want a fun day out in nature with likeminded individuals volunteering with CVA is for you.

No previous experience is required. Simply wear a long-sleeved shirt, long pants (not leggings), enclosed shoes a hat and bring a water bottle. Your team leader will engage you in conservation practices and knowledge of the local wetland ecology and bush environment. We provide all the tools, safety briefing and training for the project activities.

Our Primary Sites. Forestdale Lake - RAMSAR listed wetland of international significance. This project is supported by funding from the Western Australian Government's State NRM program. Thomson Lake - RAMSAR listed wetland of international significance. Bibra Lake – Bush forever site. Your contribution can help create and maintaining habitat for the species which call these wetland home, tackling climate change through blue carbon capture and storage, and fostering local pride and care for these special places which are teeming with life.

Express interest or Apply and we will get back to your for more information about specific dates, times and projects.


Additional requirements

General level of fitness, Appropriate PPE. Long-sleeved shirt, long pants (not leggings) and enclosed footwear.

Time Required

Most events are a half day commitment 3-5hours in-between the hours of 8am-2pm. Typically weekdays with the occasional weekend opportunity.

Suitable for
  • Families with Children
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
  • Young adults, 18 - 24
Type of work
  • Garden Maintenance
Training

Conservation techniques including invasive / native plant and animal identification. Tree planting, weed removal. Conservation planning.

Reimbursement

N/A