The Nature Conservancy is the world’s leading conservation organization, working in all 50 states and more than 33 countries. Founded in 1951, the mission of The Nature Conservancy is to preserve the plants, animals and natural communities that represent the diversity of life on Earth by protecting the lands and waters they need to survive.
The Freshwater Conservation is currently looking for an intern to contribute to applied stream health research and restoration efforts, with a focus on stream connectivity. The position will primarily involve conducting field surveys of road/stream crossings in southern New Jersey. Other responsibilities will include literature research, data entry, and helping to establish a volunteer culvert survey program. The intern will be exposed to a range of opportunities which may also include GIS analyses, learning about conservation of large landscapes, working with landowners on land management issues, and gaining exposure to a global conservation organization.
The position will be based at The Nature Conservancy's New Jersey/Delaware Bayshore office, located in Delmont, New Jersey. The position is a 3 month ($10.00 per hour), paid position for 35 hours/week. Housing is available.
DEADLINE TO APPLY IS: SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 27TH. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.