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Firewise Gardening Assistant

Tuesday, Oct 17, 12 pm
Boise Fire Department

Firewise Gardening Assistant - assist the City of Boise Wildfire Mitigation Team with maintaining Firewise demonstration areas. Work will include weeding, dead-heading, planting, thinning, raking, etc….

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National Public Lands Day – Idaho Trails Association (improve the refuge)

Wednesday, Sep 27, All Day

Volunteer to improve the refuge for wildlife and people by removing noxious weeds and litter, improving the nature trail, and sprucing up wild-life landscaping at the Visitor Center.

http://Register at http://www.idahotrailsassociation.org/2017-trail-projects/

 

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MK Nature Center- teacher – interpreter, host, gardener, and more

Tuesday, Aug 23, 12 pm
600 S Walnut St, Boise, ID 83712

The MK Nature Center offers a glimpse of Idaho’s landscapes and abundant wildlife – right in the middle of Boise. Volunteer positions include teacher – interpreter, host, gardener, and more. Special events include Idaho Salmon and Steelhead Days and International Migratory Bird Day.

Training provided. Contact Vicky Runnoe: 334-2225; victoria.runnoe@idfg.idaho.gov

 

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Teacher – interpreter, host, gardener, and more

Thursday, May 4, 1 pm
600 S Walnut St, Boise, ID 83712

 

The MK Nature Center offers a glimpse of Idaho’s landscapes and abundant wildlife – right in the middle of Boise. Volunteer positions include teacher – interpreter, host, gardener, and more. Special events include Idaho Salmon and Steelhead Days and International Migratory Bird Day.

 

Training provided. Contact Vicky Runnoe: 334-2225; victoria.runnoe@idfg.idaho.gov

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Idaho Department of Fish and Game Fire Restoration

Saturday, Oct 7, 8 am
Burned areas around Idaho

Students will be planting native sagebrush and bitterbrush seeds on burned areas. Come prepared with a daypack to carry your lunch, water, and extra layers of clothing. Planting sites are cooler and windier than Boise, and are often somewhat steep, muddy, or frozen; come expecting to get dirty and to hike. There are no specific physical requirements other than the ability to hike, bend over, and work on your hands and knees.

link for IDFG on OrgSync:...

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Idaho Dept. of Fish & Game Sagebrush Seed Collection

Saturday, Nov 11, 8 am
Serveral locations around Idaho

In the weeks ahead, volunteers will be collecting sagebrush seed at several locations, seed that will eventually be scattered across the burned landscape to re-establish sagebrush stands in critical areas, including documented sage-grouse lek areas.  

link for IDFG on orgsync:

https://orgsync.com/72972/opportunities/1974429/occurrences/4636029

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Watershed Watch

Saturday, Sep 30, 10 am
Sites from Lucky Peak to Parma

Individuals, families and groups can take part in the watershed-wide effort to collect water quality data along the shores of the Boise River, ponds, reservoirs and creeks. The event takes place in the fall at various sites from Lucky Peak to Parma. By gathering water quality data, you will help us get a "snapshot" of the health of the Boise River and contribute to long-term watershed monitoring data. No experience necessary, just a desire to have fun and learn about your...

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Firewise Gardening Assistant

Wednesday, Aug 23, All Day
Boise Fire Department

Firewise Gardening Assistant - assist the City of Boise Wildfire Mitigation Team with maintaining Firewise demonstration areas. Work will include weeding, dead-heading, planting, thinning, raking, etc….

 

Fill out an application...

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RAWS Maintenance

Friday, Sep 29, All Day
Boise Front

RAWS Maintenance - These community partners will assist the City of Boise Wildfire Mitigation Team with installing and maintaining a Remote Automated Weather Station (RAWS) in the Boise Front. Work will include manually putting together and installing a tri-leg tower with sensitive instrumentation, and possibly maintaining this instrumentation over time.  The purpose of this project is for educational outreach and research, and to notify firefighters of impending danger from rapidly...

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Boise Urban Garden School -Soil & Water Conservation Field Day

Oct 13 - Oct 14
295 N Five Mile Rd, Boise

We're looking for a group of volunteers to assist with the upcoming Soil & Water Conservation Field Day that will be hosted at BUGS (295 N Five Mile Rd, Boise) for 5th grade students in the Treasure Valley.  Volunteers will be asked to aid in serving lunch, help guide students and their teachers between learning stations, and act as the go-to person for their group regarding facilities and the program's schedule.  All necessary training and support will be provided the morning of the...

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Department of Biological Sciences Lab Safety Training Sign Off

This form is to be used by employees, students, and volunteers working in laboratories in the Biology Department. 

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Department of Biological Sciences Permission to Proceed to Defense

Before a dissertation or thesis defense date can be formally set, graduate students must obtain approval from all members of their supervisory committee indicating that the dissertation/thesis has progressed sufficiently to be ready for defense on or after the date specified below. Note that the supervisory committee must receive the defense version of the dissertation/thesis at least two weeks in advance of the defense date, unless other arrangements have been made with the committee...

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