Wildlife Surveyor

We need to regularly monitor species which occur on the reserve, in order to maintain/update our databases and help measure the effectiveness of our habitat management work. Can you help us?

Tuesday 14 January 2020
Vacancy type:
Practical conservation

What we're looking for

We need to regularly monitor species, which occur on the reserve in nationally and internationally important numbers in order to maintain and update our databases and help measure the effectiveness of habitat management work.

The skills you need

Ability to identify a variety of bird species by sight and call. To be able to walk moderate distances (6-7 Kms)

Your time

One visit per month
Year Round

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 and learn more about the reserve. To contribute to the monitoring of the reserves' key species and 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


Jenny Goy, Arne
Tel: 01929 553360
Email: Dorset.Volunteering@rspb.org.uk


Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be re-imbursed where necessary and appropriate. The RSPB works for a healthy environment rich in birds and wildlife. It relies on the support and generosity of volunteers to make a difference. The RSPB is the UK Partner of the global federation of conservation organisations, BirdLife International.

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