April 21, 2014 to April 19, 2015
Your main responsibility will be coordinating and developing an environmental education plan for New River. Intern will be creating and presenting natural resource education curriculum to local school groups who bring youth to New River. New River is an ACEC (Area of Critical Environmental Concern) with unique dune habitats, lakes, walking trails, river and miles of ocean beaches. You will also have a variety of projects including: keeping visitor center and restrooms clean, counting visitors, taking bird surveys, walking the beach to monitor Snowy Plovers, kayaking to remote beach campsite and hiking trails, and providing several miles of trail maintenance.
Successful intern will be independent, a self-starter, and posess naturalist experience.
1 - working with local schools to bring youth to New River for natural resource education
Environmental interpretation with local community
Main Area of Focus
Education and Interpretation
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Degree major or professional experience,