TPERP Shift Checklist

Covid-19 Protocol- Beginning of and during Shift

  • Prior to leaving home complete Covid-19 self-screening form. If you answer yes to any of the questions during your screening, please do not come to the park. Email cabr_volunteers@nps.gov to let park staff know you won’t be in for your shift.
  • Ask Entrance Station staff to Radio 799 to inform them that you are at the park for a TPERP shift.
  • Park in Traffic Circle and don protective face mask.
  • The Ranger on Duty (799) will meet you at the flagpole with a radio, trailer key and Arrowhead magnets.
  • Attach magnets to doors on car.
  • Drive to Parking Lot 1 and park in one of the designated TPERP spaces (Orange Cones).
  • Wear your personal mask while in the trailer with other volunteers or park staff (disposable masks are available inside the trailer on the wooden bench).
  • Gear up at the trailer and sanitize equipment including walking sticks, backpack, etc.
  • If you are the first shift of the day, remove Safety Ring & Rope Bag from trailer and place on Unstable Cliff Sign behind Post & Rope (there is a hook on the side of the sign).
  • Maintain minimum 6-foot social distancing when interacting with visitors or other VIPs.

End of Shift

  • If you are the last shift of the day, return Safety Ring & Rope Bag to the trailer.
  • Return backpack and walking stick to trailer.
  • Record number of contacts on log in trailer.
  • Write down any interesting sightings or if any supplies are needed for your backpack or trailer.
  • Sanitize walking stick, backpack, key, pen, and any other touched surface with Lysol®
  • Lock trailer as you leave.
  • Contact 799 when you are at the traffic circle.
  • Return radio, trailer key and Arrowhead magnets to Ranger on Duty.

Other Options

  • Get magnetic A-frame tide sign ready (using visual examples in trailer, place correct tide height and time on sign) and place sign on tidepool path facing parking lot.
  • Place Creature Feature magnetic A-frame sign on tidepool path.

Backpack Contents

  • First Aid Kit
  • Two Trash Bags (1 Large, 1 Small)
  • Reference Books
  • Tide Calendar
  • Laminated Radio Code/Regulations Card
  • Hand Counter
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Gloves
  • Business Cards
  • Laminated Critter/Plant/Bird/Geology Cards

ShiftChecklist 8/2021

Last revised 13-Nov-21