Volunteer Roles

Citizen Scientist Volunteer

Fraser Riverkeeper staff and volunteers collect weekly water samples on Thursday and analyze the data on Friday. Your role will be to collect samples and record environmental observations alongside the Vancouver Water Monitoring Coordinator. 

Gala 2019 Volunteer

The Vancouver Swim Drink Fish Gala 2019 is one of our biggest events of the year. We will need some enthusiastic and outgoing volunteers to ensure a fun and successful evening. Your help would be greatly appreciated! Keep your eye out for postings coming soon.

Volunteer Postings

Check out our upcoming volunteer opportunities.

 

July 25 - False Creek Water Monitoring

Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 08:30am
Olympic Village in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Join our team of citizen scientists who sample weekly on Thursdays in False Creek. We will meet at 8:30 am at Science World in Olympic Village, where we will take our first set of samples. We will then bike along the seawall to Brokers' Bay on Granville Island, and finally Vanier Park, ending at 1:00 pm. If you are limited in time, you can join us for the first two locations, ending at 11:00 am at Brokers’ Bay.

Here's what you will need:

  1. Bike, bike lock & helmet
  2. Weather appropriate clothing & sunscreen
  3. Snacks & a full water bottle

Requirements:

  1. Interest in water quality
  2. Availability Thursdays mornings
  3. Attention to detail
  4. Positive attitude
RSVP     

August 1 - False Creek Water Monitoring

Thursday, August 1, 2019 at 08:30am
Olympic Village in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Join our team of citizen scientists who sample weekly on Thursdays in False Creek. We will meet at 8:30 am at Science World in Olympic Village, where we will take our first set of samples. We will then bike along the seawall to Brokers' Bay on Granville Island, and finally Vanier Park, ending at 1:00 pm. If you are limited in time, you can join us for the first two locations, ending at 11:00 am at Brokers’ Bay.

Here's what you will need:

  1. Bike, bike lock & helmet
  2. Weather appropriate clothing & sunscreen
  3. Snacks & a full water bottle

Requirements:

  1. Interest in water quality
  2. Availability Thursdays mornings
  3. Attention to detail
  4. Positive attitude
RSVP     

August 8 - False Creek Water Monitoring

Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 08:30am
Olympic Village in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Join our team of citizen scientists who sample weekly on Thursdays in False Creek. We will meet at 8:30 am at Science World in Olympic Village, where we will take our first set of samples. We will then bike along the seawall to Brokers' Bay on Granville Island, and finally Vanier Park, ending at 1:00 pm. If you are limited in time, you can join us for the first two locations, ending at 11:00 am at Brokers’ Bay.

Here's what you will need:

  1. Bike, bike lock & helmet
  2. Weather appropriate clothing & sunscreen
  3. Snacks & a full water bottle

Requirements:

  1. Interest in water quality
  2. Availability Thursdays mornings
  3. Attention to detail
  4. Positive attitude
RSVP     

Thanks to our supporters

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  • Woodtone
  • TD Friends of the Environment
  • Telus
  • Progressive Waste Solutions
  • Ocean Ambassadors
  • RBC Blue Water Project
  • BC Hydro
  • DM Foundation
  • City of North Vancouver
  • Jack Johnson
  • Flowlink