Salmon Coast is always looking to welcome new faces to the station. Whether you are a student, biologist, gardener, artist, or someone who is passionate about conservation, there are a wide variety of opportunities and ways to help out.

Volunteers Wanted!

Salmon Coast Society benefits from the involvement of volunteers with a wide range of backgrounds. As a small, grassroots non-profit organization, we are grateful for volunteers who assist both on and off the station. If you have a passion for conservation and a desire to help out, we would love to hear from you.

Help support conservation research

Please see below for more information on on-site and off-site volunteer opportunities. Please reach out with any questions.

Description

Salmon Coast is a vibrant, off-grid place of learning and discovery, made possible through the efforts of volunteers. Volunteers will learn and apply a variety of skills related to sustainable living, conservation science, public education, and community living. Station tasks including grounds and gardens work, cleaning, firewood, data entry, communications and public outreach, and other jobs. Bring your talents and interests and we’ll work together!

While working and during off time, this position offers the opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of the Broughton Archipelago, as well as chances for boating and hiking excursions into the surrounding waters and forested islands. Come experience the incredible ecosystem we live in and have the satisfaction of knowing that you are contributing to its conservation!

Your Assets

Maintenance and trades skills, social media/communications, childcare experience, gardening/sustainable living skills, familiarity with small boats, interest in biology and coastal communities. Physical fitness, enthusiasm and willingness to perform a variety of tasks. Comfort living and working in a remote, off-grid environment.

We’re particularly looking for volunteers with experience in arboriculture, construction, plumbing, off-grid electrical systems, and videography.

Duration

Seeking general volunteers for March-September, and specialized volunteers year-round.

Location

Salmon Coast Field Station in the Broughton Archipelago, British Columbia.

Terms

$150/month stipend, accommodations, and transport between Port McNeill and Salmon Coast provided by Salmon Coast Field Station.

We ask that general volunteers commit to a two week stay, unless you are coming to work on a specific project (i.e. arboriculture or videography).

Excited to join? Apply now!
Description

We’re keen to connect with volunteers who can help Salmon Coast amplify the impact of our groundbreaking conservation research. If you’ve got the skills to help us tell engaging stories and connect with our community, please be in touch!

Your Assets

Some of the skills we’re looking for include graphic design, SEO, website design, social media strategy, database management, editing, fundraising, photo/video editing, and media strategy.

Duration

Ongoing.

Location

Anywhere in the world with an internet connection.

Excited to join? Apply now!

Please mail the Station Coordinators at info@salmoncoast.org to see how you can get involved.

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