Bird Surveyor, Forest of Bowland

Posted:
Monday 13 November 2017
Vacancy type:
Practical conservation
Location:
Forest of Bowland

What we're looking for

We need to regularly monitor species which occur on the estate to help measure the effectiveness of habitat management work.

The skills you need

Ability to identify a variety of upland bird species by sight and call. To be able to get around an upland environment on foot.

Your time

Minimum:
1 day per week, regularly
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
Throughout the year

What's in it for you?

An opportunity to develop field skills and make a great contribution to conservation. Surveys allow access to some wonderful areas not open to the public. An opportunity to increase your expertise. An excuse to go birdwatching! The RSPB is an active and exciting conservation charity, the largest in Europe! We can help you gain skills and give you a valuable insight into our work.

How to apply

Contact

James Bray, Bowland Estate Office, United Utilities
Tel: 01200 446425
Email: James.Bray@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be re-imbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the UK charity working to secure a healthy environment for birds and wildlife, helping to create a better world for all of us. We belong to BirdLife International, the global partnership of bird conservation organisations. Your time and skills could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB and it would be great if you could join us.

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