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Galena Creek Visitor Center Volunteer Project, Nevada

9 weeks from

minimum age

  • Gain experience as an environmental education volunteer to enhance your career prospects
  • Work with naturalists and environmental educator professionals and learn new skills
  • Spend your time working and living in the beautiful surrounding of Galena Creek
  • Go hiking in the Sierra Nevada mountains in your free time

Owl at Galena Creek in Nevada

Project Costs

There is a one-off application payment of £195 to pay to take part in the programme.  All lodging, transportation once you arrive, training, orientation and back up is provided at no further cost. A $150 per diem is provided per week to cover your food and other living costs.

What’s not included are your flights and travel to and from Reno, personal expenses, visa costs and travel insurance. It is obligatory to obtain travel/medical insurance for the duration of your programme.

Payment Terms

To secure a placement on this project, you will need to complete and submit the online application form along with your application payment of £195 (included in the total project cost listed above) as well as providing 2 references, in addition to sending us your CV/resume. We will also need to contact you by Skype for a suitable interview – we will email you in advance to arrange a suitable time. If for some reason, your application is not accepted, we will reimburse this payment fully.   Once your place is confirmed, you will receive a pre-departure information on getting to your project, suggested items to bring, details on the work you will be doing and so on.

Project Dates

2019 & 2020 dates now filled – watch this space for dates for 2021!

Please note that these are the minimum dates required – you can start before and finish after these. Please contact Victoria.McNeil@workingabroad.com if you have any questions.

Galena Creek Visitor Center Volunteer Project, Nevada

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