coastal survey and marine research
Coastal Surveying
September 19, 2016
conservation volunteer opportunities
Conservation Volunteering in Forest & Coastal habitats: South Africa
September 19, 2016

Terrestrial Surveying

forest coastal conservation project

As a research volunteer you will help monitor populations of water birds along the beautiful Knysna coastline. Data collected via this project is contributed to an Africa wide citizen science database; allowing for the tracking of bird hotspots and monitoring populations over time.

Conduct surveys in the surrounding forests, recording a variety of animal and plant sightings (including spoors and scat). Data is contributed both to our own database and to various citizen science projects

This research volunteer project is included in these programmes: Garden Route Conservation Experience Forest & Coastal Conservation Program

Your Role

  • Recording bird sightings data
  • Conducting forest surveys
  • Entering data into database

Latest Achievements

  • Initiating projects
  • Contributing to citizen science databases

Current Project Needs

  • Volunteer manpower
  • Binoculars
  • Reference books

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