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Evs in Edinburgh,Scotland

  • Sending organisation:   Universidad de Alicante  e-Mail:
  • Location: Edinburgh,Scotland
  • Project dates:  A total of 49 week(s) during the period 01/05/2020 to 01/03/2021(for UA students)
  • Application deadline:  15/04/2020


Project description

We will supervise you on a wide variety of valuable outdoor practical management tasks on our varied network of nature reserves, such as:

Meadow management cutting and raking.

Control of invasive species such as Himalayan balsam or bracken

Peat bog management removal of scrub and installing plastic dams

Woodland management removal of non nativespecies, felling of timber to improve age diversity.

Access enhancements strimming and repairing footpaths, hide maintenance

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The volunteer will have an apartment with kitchen and bathroom which can to be shared with another volunteer. He will have his own bedroom. He will receive food for his meals. The host organisation will make arrangements to make easier the moving of the volunteer through the city.

Training during the project

Learn new practical skills
Learn about the environment
See wildlife in Scotland
Improve your English
Enhance your job prospects

Volunteer profile

We are looking for male & female volunteers who are interested in working outdoors in the environment
A desire to work in the environmental sector would be useful
We are looking for enthusiasm, desire, an easy going attitude and an ability to get on with others

Other details

You will volunteer with our project 4 days a week (Monday to Thursday).
We will rent private accommodation close to the project location. This may be shared withother volunteers. We will provide you with a monthly allowance for food and pocket money.
We have projects in 4 locations in Scotland.

More info



Subdirección de Cooperación Universitaria al Desarrollo

Universidad de Alicante
Carretera de San Vicente del Raspeig s/n
03690 San Vicente del Raspeig
Alicante (Spain)

Tel: (+34) 96 590 9379

Fax: (+34) 96 590 3464

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