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Data Analysis Volunteers

The BC Chapter of Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS-BC) is seeking volunteers to assist with data analysis. Volunteers will work with the marine campaign team to analyze and verify data obtained for marine conservation campaigns.


  • Ability to conduct online research and enter data into an excel spreadsheet
  • Ability to work independently but in close cooperation with CPAWS-BC staff
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Passion for protecting BC’s wilderness

Deliverables and Duties:

The successful candidate will work with CPAWS-BC staff to verify data sets against multiple sources, and enter or confirm that correct data has been entered into a spreadsheet. Volunteers will be assigned data in sets, and may take on more or less work depending on their availability.

Benefits and Recognition:

This position is excellent experience Environmental Studies, Conservation Biology, Resource and other students with an interest in working in an environmental field, as well as anyone with a passion for protecting B.C.’s wilderness and oceans. Data analysis volunteers will gain valuable insight into an important aspect of marine conservation work.

Volunteers are highly valued members of the CPAWS-BC team and can make a significant difference in protecting B.C.’s wilderness for future generations, while increasing their knowledge of conservation campaigns.

Time period:

Volunteer positions will be ongoing until all data is analyzed. Volunteer hours and commitments are flexible according to the volunteer's schedule.

Please email Elizabeth Good at elizabeth@cpawsbc.org for more information.