Volunteer to give back to your community and planet by celebrating Earth Day! Help beautiful Standley Lake with trash collection, invasive weed mitigation and other outdoor tasks. ALL AGES
Spend a cozy evening by the campfire, complete with stories and s’mores! These programs are suitable for all ages. Dress warmly and bring water to drink. This program includes a hike on an unpaved trail to the cabin. Meet your naturalist guide at the cabin and enjoy a campfire and stories on the deck. Please allow 30-40 minutes to reach the cabin. The campfire begins at the time listed. Bring a flashlight for the walk back. 2 miles round-trip; easy. Free, registration required at fcgov.com/register
Bobcat Ridge Natural Area,meet in the parking lot
Become a Junior Naturalist! Explore, learn, and grow your stewardship skills. Parents/guardians must be present at all times. Siblings are welcome but the activities will be geared towards the stated age group. Experience a day in the life of pioneer children. Bring your lunch to enjoy in the pioneer cabin. Please bring water, closed-toe shoes, and sun/wind protection. This program will include a 3.5 mile round-trip hike to the cabin and back on a flat gravel trail. Free, reqistration required at fcgov.com/register.
Tuesday, May 7, 6:30 - 8 p.m.
All ages, Free
Meet at Standley Lake Library, 8485 Kipling Street
Stroll along one of Arvada’s 149+ miles of trails with Arvada native, Dean Bernard. Adults and children will enjoy learning about some of the nature in and around Arvada. Dean has a unique way of sharing history through storytelling and interactive exploration. Walk at a casual pace for 1 to 1.5 hours. Wear comfortable shoes and bring water. Walks cancelled if there is lightning in the area.
SELECTION PROCESS: Application deadline is 3:00 p.m. MT on 1/18/2019 at https://www.fcgov.com/jobs/
You will receive an email acknowledgment when you have successfully submitted an application. Your completed application will be forwarded to the hiring manager. You will be notified if you are selected for further testing or interviews. Please keep your contact information up-to-date. The status of your application will be updated in your applicant profile. Post-offer background check, motor vehicle report, and drug test required.
Yellowstone National Park is recruiting volunteer flyfishers to assist the park’s scientific research efforts during the summer of 2019. Volunteers will assist in genetic identification of fish in remote waters, tagging fish for telemetry studies, catching and removing non-native fish in designated waters and other projects. Interested individuals can learn details of the program at the October meeting of the Rocky Mountain Flycasters.
About the Stewardship Site:
VOC's first ever project took place at Lory State Park! Nestled in the foothills west of Fort Collins, Lory State Park provides 26 miles of trails for hikers, bikers, and horseback riders, as well as amenities for picnickers, rock climbing, fishing and more. The variety of recreational opportunities and proximity to Fort Collins makes this park a popular destination.
Soapstone Prairie Natural Area; meet at the west parking lot of Fort Collins Senior Center, 1200 Raintree Dr. Look for the large white vans in the west parking lot. Do NOT go to the front entrance of the Senior Center.
Explore one of North America’s rarest animals in this unique opportunity. We will journey together to Soapstone Prairie for a presentation about the black-footed ferret and then we will hike and search for this elusive resident. Bring snacks, water, closed-toed shoes, warm layers, and a flashlight. Transportation
About the Stewardship Site:
Located in the heart of Eagle County, the Singletree Community sits on the northern slopes of the sunny Vail Valley, offering magnificent views of the mountains surrounding Edwards, Colorado. This project is part of an ongoing effort to remove a fence that extends across large sections of the Eagle-Holy Cross Ranger District, built when the land was a privately-owned cattle ranch.