Mt. Tam

Saturday, February 24, 2018, 9 am-Noon: Mt. Tam Turtle Observer Training - Hosted by MMWD

Mt. Tam Turtle Observer Training - Hosted by MMWD

Become a trained Turtle Observer and you will monitor and record behavior of the native Western Pond Turtle on Mt Tamalpais. The required orientation includes observation techniques, a discussion on turtle biology, methods for engaging the public, and a walk to a lake. Volunteers will monitor turtles from February through June on their own schedule. Volunteers can be as young as 8 years old if accompanied by an adult. (RSVP required as space is limited.) Rain will not cancel. Ages 8 and up.

Please send an email to volunteerprogram@marinwater.org to reveal the location of the training and more information on this opportunity. 

Ages 13 and up. Minors under the age of 16 must have a guardian present. Those ages 16-18 must have permission from a guardian.

As with all events, please bring a water bottle, closed toe shoes and clothes for variable weather. Bring your lunch. We will provide tools, breakfast snacks and water!

For more information please check our webpage www.marinwater.org/volunteer or if you have any questions please email us at volunteerprogram@marinwater.org.

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Event Type: Educational and Interpretive