Conservation Intern

Expected Dates
July 21, 2014 to September 26, 2014
Site
Morristown National Historical Park
Position ID
PO-00496617
Project will primarily involve non-native invasive plant control.  Other tasks may include vegetation monitoring and orchard and exclosure maintenance.
  • Morristown National Historical Park is located in the wooded foothills of suburban New Jersey approximately 25 miles from New York City
  • Training will be on-site and job specific dealing with invasive plant removal techniques and vegetation identification.
  • Educational opportunities will be present in horticulture and historic orchard management. Recreational opportunities include an onsite fitness center, hiking trails and interpretive programs.
  • No
Main Area of Focus
Natural Resources Mgmt
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Forestry
some coursework or experience
GPS
some experience
Hand Tools
some experience
Plant Identification
some experience