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Camp Counsellor - Summer Student Position


Assistant Field Technician - Summer Student Position


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Careers at NVCA & Accessibility

NVCA welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


Volunteers

Spring 2016 Tree Plants

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Join us for a day of tree planting! 

NVCA and our community partners, South Simcoe Streams Network and Nature Conservancy of Canada, are looking for volunteers to help with a number of streamside tree plantings in the Nottawasaga Valley during throughout the spring.

To register for any of these events, click on the date:
Community groups and individuals are welcome! Students can count tree planting in their community service hours.

Rain or shine, we will be planting! Remember to bring: closed-toe or rubber boots, gloves & shovel, sunscreen, a hat, bug spray and weather-appropriate clothing. Students, remember your volunteer hours sign-off sheet.

We are also looking for community and school groups for tree planting events in:
  • Bradford West Gwillimbury, near Cookstown
  • Adjala-Tosorontio, near Everett
  • Minesing, near Barrie and Springwater
If interested, please contact Shannon Stephens at 705-424-1479 ext. 238 or sstephens@nvca.on.ca.

Spring Planting Poster:  NVCA_Spring_2016_Call_for_Volunteers.pdf


Fight the Phrag!

Phragmites is an invasive plant threatening recreation and wildlife habitat along the Collingwood shoreline.

Join us August 6 in Collingwood.  We'll be cutting this shoreline invader at morning and afternoon work parties at Sunset Park, Harbourview Park and along the Hen & Chickens Trail.

  • 8:00 — 11:00 a.m.
    Phragmites Cutting Work Party 1
  • 11:30 a.m. — 1:30 p.m. 
    Free volunteer appreciation lunch
  • 2:00 — 5:00 p.m. 
    Phragmites Cutting Work Party 2

Everyone welcome! Community groups are welcome. This event is eligible for high school volunteer hours.

Volunteering for a work party? Bring work gloves and hand pruners if possible. Don't' forget your water bottle, sunscreen and hat!

Information/Register: Contact Brittany Hope at 705-424-1479 ext. 265 or bhope@nvca.on.ca.


Schools & Groups

If your school class or group is looking to help with a fun, outdoor community project, contact Shannon Stephens at 705-424-1479 ext 239 or sstephens@nvca.on.ca.


Other Events

Visit our Events Page for upcoming community events near you.