Wildlife Intern - Deadline March 1st

The Baldwin/White Cloud Ranger District, located in western Lower Michigan, will be hiring up to 4 wildlife interns in 2015.  Wildlife interns are paired with biological science technicians to conduct wildlife surveys and assist with management activities throughout the spring and summer.  Interns will work as a member of a survey team to: 1) inventory and assess habitat suitability for various wildlife species; 2) estimate Karner blue butterfly abundance and assess the quantity and quality of Karner blue butterfly habitat within designated management areas; 3) assess the effectiveness of different management treatments for restoring savanna; 4) identify management concerns; and 5) layout and implement wildlife habitat improvement projects.  The data collected will be used by professional staff to develop management plans and conservation measures.  Interns also will help complete detailed field reports, enter data into various databases, and participate in outreach activities to educate the public about wildlife conservation issues. 

These positions are full time, and interns are eligible to receive a stipend, housing, and mileage reimbursement.  Interns also have the opportunity to conduct independent research projects and earn college credit. 

To apply for a wildlife intern position, please e-mail an electronic copy of your resume and a list of three references to hkeough@fs.fed.us by March 1, 2015.

Seney National Wildlife Refuge Internship - Deadline APRil 3rd

Seney National Wildlife Refuge is seeking highly motivated student interns to be a part of our professional Visitor Services crew. This position will provide valuable hands-on experience in Visitor Center operations, social media, oral and written communication, bookstore operations, creating and delivering interpretive tours and programs, as well as a variety of other experiences. As a Visitor Services Intern you may also have opportunities to learn about and work in other refuge career programs such as applied science, maintenance, and refuge management.

 Visit the online site at: http://www.fws.gov/refuge/seney/internships.html

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Exotic Cat Internship 

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge is a no-kill facility dedicated to rescuing abused, abandoned and unwanted big cats. The refuge is located in NW Arkansas is seeking a full-time, 6 months Intern Keeper. The refuge is a non-profit facility of over 100 rescued exotic cats. Work is often physically demanding. Applicants must be self-motivated, with high desire to provide the best care available to animals. Applicants must also be observant and able to keep detailed records. The ability to work in a team environment or independently is important. A degree in Zoology, Biology or related field is preferred, but experience with exotic animal husbandry may be considered. Twelve positions are opened each internship. Internships run every six months. If you are looking for a full-time internship working around big cats you just may have found it.

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