Some of you around this area may be interested, I'm going to try to attend. Think it would be fun to help out on the walleye milking they do, or any other thing to help the park out.VOLUNTEER MEETING IN PUEBLO
Volunteers are needed to assist the Colorado Division of Wildlife (DOW) manage Colorado?s wildlife and perform a variety of duties that benefit wildlife.
The DOW will host a new volunteer orientation Friday, Jan. 20 at 5 p.m. at the Hunter Education Building at 2600 W. Mesa in Pueblo.
This two-hour session will cover different volunteer opportunities throughout the year where people can get involved in local wildlife projects.
DOW volunteers assist in a variety of ways. A sample of the kinds of duties includes: transporting injured wildlife to rehabilitation facilities; staffing information booths at festivals likes the State Fair; monitoring and counting animals like bighorn sheep and prairie chickens; tour guides at fish hatcheries; lake cleanups and many others.
The orientation will highlight different volunteer opportunities available for 2006 and will give registered volunteers the chance to sign up for future projects. For more information, contact Jena Sanchez at (719) 227-5204.
For more information about Division of Wildlife go to: http://wildlife.state.co.us.