RVCA works with many volunteers throughout the year to help restore and enhance our watershed. We offer a range of volunteer opportunities that require varying experience levels and time commitments. There may be an interesting and rewarding volunteer opportunity at RVCA that's right for you!
Check our Events Calendar (below) to see special, upcoming events for volunteers/participants or learn more about specific volunteer opportunities listed in the Get Involved! Volunteer menu (on right).
9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Baxter Conservation Area, Interpretive Center https://goo.gl/maps/35rmhS5H38nqZa8s8
Come help maintain our educational Baxter ASL Pond at Baxter Conservation Area. We will be removing invasive flowering rush by digging it out, to allow for the native vegetation to flourish.
Parking: There is parking at the interpretive center
Meeting location: In front of the Baxter ASL Pond, a few metres from the interpretive centre
What to wear: Dress for the weather! Wear waterproof boots, long socks (if you want to borrow chest waders), long pants and a hat
What to bring: Feel free to bring your own gloves if you have a favorite but we will provide them; please bring your own water bottle
What we will provide: We will have drinking water to replenish empty bottles, some snacks, chest waders (for those who reserve them send me your shoe size with your RSVP), gloves and shovels
If you are interested in participating, please RSVP for chest waders