Conservation Interns (Local candidates only)

Expected Dates
April 12, 2021 to June 6, 2021
Bayou Preservation Association
Position ID

Two 8-week Intensive Bacteria Monitoring Interns
Primary responsibilities include:
  • investigate bacteria sources in the most bacteria impaired water ways;
  • water sampling using Texas Stream Team protocals;
  • conducting wind shield surveys;
  • collect targeted bacteria samples;
  • laboratory analysis to detect bacteria;
  • follow up field sampling;
  • computer data entry and summary of data analysis for a potential presentation.

Living allowance, $320 per week
Commuter Allowance, $20 per week
These are SCA AmeriCorps Internship
Local recruitment

Tag: SCA1957

  • East-Central Houston, primarily within the Beltway 8 loop.
  • Water quality monitoring, bacteria sampling, and quality assurance, and data entry. techniques
  • If time permits there may be opportunities for the interns to attend Bayou Preservation Association technical program committee meetings.
  • Training in water quality monitoring and laboratory protocals.
  • No
Main Area of Focus
Natural Resources Mgmt
Education, Training & Skills Expected
some coursework or experience
Earth Sciences
some coursework or experience
Resource Management
some coursework or experience
Data Entry
competent without supervision
Field Research
competent with supervision
some experience
some experience
Data Analysis
some experience