Get outside! Bulls Bay community federal and state organizations, schools and businesses come together once again to bring you the 6th annual Bulls Bay Nature Festival – From the Forest to the Sea. Volunteer Opportunities for the Bulls Bay 2018 Nature Festival; to go to their sign up genius page click here.
Or mark you calendar to attend! More information on the event click here
Dolphin Count is Lowcountry Marine Mammal Network’s first citizen scientist event, partnered with the SC Aquarium, to raise awareness about dolphins and LMMN. While the idea is to collect dolphin numbers, the main objective is community engagement and awareness. Opportunities for assisting with the organization of the event are available, contact Lauren Rust <email@example.com>
Or mark your calendar and join the Count on April 28th! More information click here.
The Education Department of the Charleston County Parks is requesting a Beach Program Volunteer on March 26, 2018, from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at the Isle of Palms County Park.
Under the supervision of the Education Department the beach program volunteer will assist in the implementation of marine sciences programs. This may include, but not ilimited to: setting up for beach programs, pulling seine netsin the surf zone, assisting in teaching of children, cleaning up after programs and assisting in the maintenance of beach program supplies.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of local marine fish and invertebrates
Knowledge of coastal processes
Knowledge of local flora found on South Carolina Barrier Islands
Ability to work with large groups of school children
Ability to function outdoors in a wide range of weather conditions
Ability to make competent decisions
Ability to provide excellent customer service to our park visitors
Ability to follow instructions effectively and wour in a responsible and competent manner
Ability to establish and maintain harmonious relationships
If interested please email Beth Burkett at firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up. Volunteers will be asked to register with the Park’s volunteer system.
Shorebird Stewards is a program that engages a growing group of volunteers to protect coastal birds. Volunteers patrol high-traffic beaches where birds are on a collision course with weekend crowds and help visitors share the shore with birds.At the training, you’ll be introduced to shorebird and seabird species and learn how to approach someone on the beach to talk about shorebird conservation. To register contact Nolan Schillerstrom at email@example.com.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
10:00am – 12:30pm
Ravanel, South Carolina