Hunt for volunteers
The Centre for Wildlife Studies, Bangalore, is looking for volunteers to help in data collection along with the research team in Rajasthan. They should be fluent in Hindi and Rajasthani dialects. They must evince a keen interest in wildlife, be ready to work in teams and visit villages.
The applicants must be in the age group of 18-45 years, physically fit and must have experience in hiking through rough countryside. The travel expenses will have to be borne by the volunteers only.
Those interested can contact Rachana Patwardhan with the following information – name, age, gender, whether participated in Wildlife Conservation Society or Centre for Wildlife Studies field surveys.
If participated, details should be provided – which year, field site, and supervisor, Hindi fluency level, place of residence, reasons for volunteering and date of the batches.
The batches are: January 20-31, January 29 to February 8, February 6-15, February 13-22, February 20 to March 1, February 28 to March 8 and March 6-15. Those interested can send the details, dates of availability, contact number and email address to firstname.lastname@example.org.