Ecological Restoration

Published

09/27/2018

Time Commitment

A few hours per month

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

7402 W. Lake Katherine Drive
Palos Heights
IL
60463
United States

Description

Ecological restoration volunteers help maintain and repair over three miles of hiking trails and care for 85 acres of wildlife habitat as part of restoration teams. Teams help to eradicate invasive exotic plant species and perform general restoration activities in their assigned area, including, but not limited to brush clearing, planting, seed collecting, burning, etc. Volunteers work individually or in teams, generally at least one four-hour shift per month.


Our working hours are between 9a-5p Monday through Friday and 10a-4p on Saturdays. Most restoration work takes place on weekdays.

How To Apply

http://lakekatherine.org/volunteer-opportunities.cfm

Please visit the Nature Center or http://lakekatherine.org/volunteer-opportunities.cfm to obtain a volunteer application. Return completed applications to Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens, 7402 W. Lake Katherine Drive, Palos Heights, IL, 60463, Attention: Volunteer Coordinator.


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