Please read the following information before signing up for this project.
Volunteer Release and Waiver of Liability
Thank you for volunteering with the The Sourland Conservancy and our project partners, AmeriCorps New Jersey Watershed Ambassador Program, Mercer County, and the Mercer County Park Commission.
ASSUMPTION OF RISK: By signing below, I/We understand that participation in this outdoor project (stream cleanup/tree planting/volunteer monitoring training etc.) involves activities that may pose a potential risk of personal injury. Some examples of these activities include working outdoors in weather that can turn unexpectedly hot, cold, windy, or stormy; walking on unstable stream banks and near waterways.
RELEASE AND WAIVER: By signing below, I/We assume all risks associated with participation in the project and hereby for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, waive and release the project partners (the State of New Jersey, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, AmeriCorps, Mercer County, Mercer County Park Commission, and the Sourland Conservancy), their partners and the site owner, from all claims, liability, risks, loss or injury. I/We certify that I/we understand the safety issues in the field prior to my/our participation and understand that this will not guarantee that an injury will not occur.
INSURANCE: The Volunteer understands that the project partners do not carry or maintain health, medical, or disability insurance for any Volunteer. Each Volunteer is expected and encouraged to obtain his or her own medical or health insurance coverage.
AGE RESTRICTIONS: Volunteers under the age of 14 must be accompanied by adult supervisors
SAFETY REMINDERS: Volunteer has read the Safety Reminders
PHOTO RELEASE: I grant the project partners the right to take photographs of me and my family in connection with this event. I authorize the project partners, their assigns and transferees to copyright, use and publish the same in print and/or electronically. I agree that the project parnters may use such photographs of me with or without my name and for any lawful purpose, including for example such purposes as publicity, illustration, advertising, and Web content.