Call Of The Wetland Local Coordinator
1 Mar 2017 (All day)
Status: Part-time (equivalent 2 days/week) for 6 months, start date March 15 2017.
At Miistakis it's our job to get knowledge into the hands of people who can actively use it in support of conservation. We envision a world where communities have genuine access to the science and research they need to make choices that promote healthy landscapes. We study the landscape in order to help people conserve it. We also work to make innovative research accessible to communities and decision-makers.
Call of the Wetland is a citizen science program that engages the public in monitoring amphibians at wetlands within the City of Calgary. The desired outcomes of Call of the Wetland is to better understand the health of wetlands within the City of Calgary, inform City of Calgary biodiversity strategy and get Calgarians outside connecting with nature in our City. Little is known about amphibian species within City of Calgary. Call of the Wetland is a partnership project between the Miistakis Institute, Alberta Conservation Association, Calgary Zoo, Parks Foundation Calgary, and City of Calgary. Read more »