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  • WHO: You! We’re looking for willing volunteers with a keen understanding of maps and measurement.
  • WHAT: Graham (Conservation Science Coordinator) along with a group of volunteers will be spending the day setting up monitoring sites, called quadrats, in various places around The Boreal Ecology Centre property.
  • WHERE: The Boreal Ecology Centre, 81025 Boggy River Rd., East Braintree, MB
  • WHEN: Saturday, May 28, arriving between 9 and 10 AM, departing between 3 and 5 PM
  • WHY: See Graham’s recent blog post about quadrats – it’s a great explanation of the importance of quadrats.
    • Essentials: bag lunch (snacks, waterbottle etc.), work boots and gloves, bug spray and sunscreen, binoculars
    • Optional (bring it to share if you have it): GPS, compass, tape measure, mallet, coloured markers and pencils, tree corer, any relevant plant/animal ID books
    • We are also looking for donations of rebar and cedar stakes – if you have these items and are willing to part with them, email Graham.
  • RSVP: Fill out the form below to register. Due to the detailed nature of this project, we’re looking for up to 5 volunteers. If you have any questions, don’t’ hesitate to get in touch!

Volunteer Days fill up fast, so please RSVP to make sure you get a spot!