This is a chance to spend 6 months volunteering and living in the stunning surroundings of Leighton Moss and Morecambe Bay, home to key species such as otter, bearded tit, marsh harrier, bittern and a host of rare plants and invertebrates. The reserve has a flagship visitor centre, receiving 110,000 visitors a year! In addition you will gain:
Excellent practical experience of working on a flagship nature reserve and managing different habitats for wildlife.
Experience of wildlife monitoring techniques such as wetland bird surveys and moth trapping.
Appropriate training in the use of machinery and power tools.
Experience of working in a team and supervising other volunteers
A working knowledge of the RSPB and conservation issues
Free accommodation in stunning surroundings on the reserve