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VOLUNTEERS FOR BANDING AND MIGRATION MONITORING

at Thunder Cape Bird Observatory

Website:
http://www.tbfn.net/thunder-cape-bird-observatory

Location:
Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada.

Duration:
3+ weeks; Spring: May 1 to June 15, 2015; Fall: August 1 to October 30, 2015

Job Type:
Volunteer

Application Deadline:

Job Description:
Thunder Cape Bird Observatory near Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, seeks volunteers for three week or longer terms, running from May 1 to June 15, 2015, and/or from August 1 to October 30, 2015. Volunteers will participate in daily banding and migration monitoring activities. Migration monitoring involves a daily 6 hour watch beginning at dawn. The banding protocols involve mist nets and other traps, and require skills in extracting and handling passerines, some hawks, and in the Fall, Northern Saw-whet Owls. Additional duties will include computer data entry, grounds keeping, housekeeping and cooking. Please consult our website for more information on the station.

Qualifications:
Good assets include prior banding experience and familiarity with eastern North American species.

Compensation:

To Apply:
To Apply: Submit resume with references, and fill out the volunteer application form at http://www.tbfn.net/how-to-volunteer. Email application to (EM: [email protected] and [email protected]).

Number of Openings:
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