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Frog Docent with Marin Municipal Water District

Saturday, March 10 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Program Description:
MMWD needs assistance from the community to help restore a healthy Foothill yellow-legged frog (Rana boylii) population within the watershed. Each year, we train docents to monitor habitat conditions and to educate hikers about the foothill yellow-legged frog at Little Carson Falls, a popular hiking destination and a foothill yellow-legged frog breeding location. Docents monitor the falls between March and June – the time when the eggs and tadpoles are most vulnerable.

Volunteer Responsibilities:
Volunteers must come to the Docent Training on Saturday, March 10th from 10am-3pm. Prospective docents must RSVP for the training.

Volunteer docents are asked to commit to three four-hour shifts between February and June. No previous experience or special knowledge is required. Frog docents must be at least 18 years old and capable of strenuous hiking.

Becoming a frog docent is a great way to get outdoors, have an extraordinary volunteer experience, and contribute to public understanding and protection of this native species.

For more information visit: http://marinwater.org/195/Frog-Docents

Email us if you have questions: volunteerprogram@marinwater.org

Details

Date:
Saturday, March 10
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://marinwater.org/195/Frog-Docents
 

Organizer

Marin Municipal Water District
Phone:
4159451128
Email:
volunteerprogram@marinwater.org
Website:
http://www.marinwater.org/controller?action=menuclick&id=580

Other

Your Name (this will not appear on the event listing)
Suzanne Whelan