You performed a search for: Areas of Interest: Nature / Environment

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Conservation Youth Corps Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Toronto and Region Conservation Authority [Durham Region], Administrative Information
The Conservation Youth Corpos program has been adapted to include virtual opportunities in 2021 
 
Complete e-learning modules and action projects in your backyard and neighbourhood * 5 modules are available * at-home projects have a timeline of 3 weeks for completion  
 
Biodiversity * Microplastics * Invasive plant species * Pollinators * Habitat creation
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Toronto Wildlife Centre
Toronto Wildlife Centre (Rouge Park location) - main intersection: Steeles Ave East and Markham Road
Skilled volunteers with experience in carpentry, electrical, plumbing or painting work to assist in a variety of projects from cage construction to general repairs around the centre.
Wildlife Nursery Assistant   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Toronto Wildlife Centre
Toronto Wildlife Centre East (Rouge Park)
Hand feed orphaned wildlife (e.g. eastern grey and red squirrels, chipmunks)* provide care (including monitoring, feeding and weighing) to patients * clean animal cages and do laundry to provide safe and clean housing * help maintain the wildlife hospital and rehabilitation facilities
Volunteer and Placement Program   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Central Lake Ontario Conservation, Oshawa - Administration Office
Durham Region
Volunteer programs are suspended due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic * volunteers may continue to register and will be notified when intake and training are safely able to resume 
 
Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority (CLOCA) has volunteer and non-paid work experience opportunities for secondary and post-secondary students * corporate opportunities * events Durham Children's Watershed Festival and Purple Woods Maple Syrup Festival
Animal Care Provider   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Pegasus Animal Sanctuary
Port Perry, Ontario
Animal care * lead animals to pasture, feeding, watering * groom animals * keep all buckets and dishes clean 
 
Barn work * muck out stalls, replace straw, dump wheelbarrows * keep equipment clean and sweep barn floors 
 
Administration * maintain daily logs and animal care records * communicate with Barn Manager about concerns * advocate for Pegasus to attract sponsors and volunteers
Shoreline Cleanup Coordinators and Participants   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup, Durham Region
Shorelines in Durham Region
Lead or join a cleanup at shoreline locations in Durham Region * work together to help clean up a specific area at a local waterway * collect and record litter to track the type and amount of litter removed
Community Engagement Event Volunteer   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Toronto and Region Conservation Authority [Durham Region], Administrative Information
Throughout the GTA * some Durham Region locations
Assist with outdoor environmental community events throughout the Greater Toronto Area and across the TRCA’s jurisdiction * successful candidates must attend a volunteer training session and commit to volunteering for 4 weekend days during this event season  
 
Participate in the spring training session and site safety orientations before each event * assist with the set-up of tables, tents and other event equipment * greet participants, collect registration information and any required waivers or releases * assist with planting demonstrations * provide support to Family Nature Events * engage event participants in interactive activities at an event booth (successful candidates will be trained to lead event activities) * assist with packing up tables, tents and other event equipment
Year Round Guide - Weekdays or Weekends   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Toronto Zoo
Toronto Zoo, 2000 Meadowvale Rd, Toronto * enter gate at Meadowvale entrance
Connect Students and families to nature at interactive activity stations and with guided tours * Enhance Zoo visitors' experiences with information and directions * share your people skills * rediscover the natural world * learn something new * enjoy a flexible commitment 
 
Weekday Volunteers - assist with student workshops * lead curriculum-based tours on zoo site 
 
Weekend Volunteers - assist at special events * operate education areas on zoo site
Durham East 4-H Club Leader   Ajax  Brock  Clarington  Durham Region  Oshawa  Pickering  Scugog  Uxbridge  Whitby 
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Durham Region Federation of Agriculture
Various locations in Durham Region
Work with fellow 4H club leaders to mentor youth, plan club meetings and activities and have fun * using 'Learn To Do By Doing' motto involve young people and communicate with parents * become involved with all aspects of club including Achievement Program, club finances, club awards * follow 4-H policies and procedures and coordinate and communicate with 4-H staff

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