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Through this internship, interns will:
•Learn and assist with field work, including detailed and accurate data
collection for plant, pollinator, invasive plant, mammal, riparian
surveys, and wood turtle population surveys.
•Learn data management skills and how to input data from recent surveys
and manage large spreadsheets.
•Develop communications skills by assisting with outreach events and
meetings with stakeholders, key conservation organizations and partners
in the region.
•Learn technical skills and provide assistance using programs such as
ArcGIS and Excel.
•Knowledge and field experience with ecology and conservation issues is
•Ability to devote long hours in cold and wet conditions in remote field
•Applicants with experience managing large datasets are especially
encouraged to apply.
•Will take directions easily and work well with others, yet have the
ability to work independently.
The internship is from 9/12/16-12/16/16, with the opportunity for
extension. Stipend will be $700-$900/month based on qualifications.
Deadline to apply is August 12th, 2016.
To apply, go to: https://solaa.si.edu/solaa/SOLAAHome.html Select "New
to SOLAA? Create Account Here" complete the information to create an
account. Once you create your account and provide the information above,
you will see a screen where you select the type of appointment you are
interested in. You will select:
•Type of appointment: “Internship”
•Unit of interest: “National Zoological Park”
•Program: “National Zoological Park Internship Program”
•Project: “Virginia Working Landscapes”
For questions, please contact Ellery Ruther at firstname.lastname@example.org