Sat, 26 June|
Herdsman Lake Discovery Centre
WA Seabird Rescue talk and Wetland cleanup
WA Seabird Rescue will talk to us about the impacts of plastic pollution in our wetlands in this special volunteer event. Be part of the solution and join our volunteers with a wetland clean up afterwards.
Time & Location
26 June 2021, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm AWST
Herdsman Lake Discovery Centre, Cnr Flynn and Selby St, Wembley WA 6018, Australia
About the Event
WA Seabird Rescue Talk and Wetland Clean up event
Date: Saturday 26th June
Time: 10 – 12noon
Free event – registrations online
Tea/coffee and light refreshments provided
10:00 am Registration and introductions
10:10 am Talk by Halina from WA Sea Bird rescue: focussing on waterbirds and plastic pollution, impacts of fishing line and a 'show and tell' with materials found around entangled birds.
10:30am Morning tea and briefing for the clean-up
10:50am Break into teams and head off for the clean-up of the lake
11:50am Meet back at the centre to discuss findings and catalogue rubbish collected.
12:00 noon Session ends
What to bring: Water bottle, closed shoes, gloves, suitable clothing for outdoor work
- Ticket type
Registration - Wetland Cleanup
This ticket includes talk by WA Seabird rescue, light refreshments and cleanup event.Price$0.00