Stage 1 fire restrictions, enacted for unincorporated areas of western Boulder County.

Volunteer Opportunity

Wildlife Master

Application or Registration Deadline: 03/31/2016
Opportunity Type: Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity
Department: Parks & Open Space
Category: Open Space, Environment, and Gardening
Time Commitment & Minimum Age: 24 hours throughout the year. Must be at least 18 years old.

Training is held at the Boulder County Fairgrounds.

Volunteer time at various locations.

Program Summary:

Wildlife Master volunteers answer questions concerning wildlife/human conflicts. Questions such as getting a skunk from underneath a deck, stopping squirrels from chewing on trees, and stopping flickers from pounding on their house. Volunteers only handle phone messages, they do not visit the callers property.

Application and more information can be found at CSU Extension Services.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Volunteers are expected to answer questions in a timely and unbiased manner providing current technical information. They are required to report their contacts to the volunteer coordinator.

Qualifications and Requirements:

Minimum age to participate 18 years, preferably a high school diploma or some wildlife is desired but not required. A phone interview and a background check are required.

Training Dates and Information:

April 22, 29 and possible tour on May 13, 2016, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Clover Building at the Boulder County Fairgrounds
9595 Nelson Rd.
Longmont, CO


Sharon Bokan