Biodiversity Surveyor - Non Avian Taxa - RSPB Ynys-hir

Posted:
Tuesday 29 January 2019
Vacancy type:
Practical conservation, Surveying wildlife
Location:
Ynys Hir

What we're looking for

To use your knowledge/experience/interest to find out what species are present in order to determine priorities for habitat management and to enhance our contribution to the Biodiversity Monitoring Programme. We're looking to survey bog bush crickets, small red damselfly, procas, bats, harvest mice, weavel and Welsh clearwing.

The skills you need

Specialist natural history/wildlife knowledge. For example, this could be botany, moths, butterflies, mammals, etc.

Your time

Minimum:
1/2 to 1 day according to the survey
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
Time of year appropriate to taxa

What's in it for you?

Opportunity to assist the RSPB in improving its management of reserves for species other than birds. Chance to survey a new area and possibly discover a local or national rarity! 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

Claire Rhydwen, Ynys Hir
Tel: 01654 700222
Email: Claire.Rhydwen@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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