SCA internships are posted as they become available, so keep checking back to find the SCA position that is the best fit for you. Summer internships will typically start to be posted around December-January. Positions listed here have not yet filled and positions are taken down from the database once they are filled.
Positions in this search are for 18 and older. If you are under 18, please visit our Crew page

E.g., 2022-11-29

NH Conservation Corps - Field Crew Member

Starts March 27, 2023 • SCA NH Corps, Allenstown, NH

The NHCC has a 28 year legacy serving NH from the seacoast to the White Mountain National Forest and beyond. Apply if you would like to serve with like minded individuals in picturesque NH State Parks and with federal and local land management agencies.

Fisheries Technician Intern

Starts March 6, 2023 • Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery, Burnet, TX

Intern in central Texas producing fish for Federal obligations, being on the forefront of freshwater mussel research, and helping prevent the extinction of a species.

2023 Idaho Corps Residential Program

Starts May 7, 2023 • Student Conservation Association, North Fork, ID

Members of the Salmon-Challis AmeriCorps Forest Training Center will have the opportunity to further their passion for the environment and love of the outdoors through hands-on conservation service work on the rugged public lands of central Idaho.

2023 Integrated Fire and Recreation (IFR) Internship Candidates

Starts January 22, 2023 • , , 00

Attention students with background in natural resource management or biological science: Hands on fire & recreation internships with USFS. All interested applications will be reviewed. Deadline October 9th

2023 Roving Forest Management Corps

Starts January 17, 2023 • USFS Southern Region R8, , NC

Work with SCA and the U.S. Forest Service on a regional roving forest management crew with U.S. Forest Service Region 8!

Environmental Education Intern

Starts February 13, 2023 • Prairie Wetlands Learning Center, Fergus Falls, MN

An incredible environmental education opportunity! Gain experience as a Park Ranger/Naturalist. Work with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, local schools, licensed teachers, internationally recognized Prairie Science Class, and the Prairie Wetlands LC.

TWYGS Wildlife and Botany Field Research Crew Placements

Starts May 21, 2023 • Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Juneau, AK

Spend the summer assisting USFS personnel with collecting field data for several wildlife habitat/ silvicultural studies!

TWYGS Wildlife and Botany Field Research Crew Lead

Starts May 14, 2023 • Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Juneau, AK

Coordinate a team collecting forest vegetation data for a wildlife-habitat restoration study in Alaska’s coastal temperate rainforest.

TWYGS Research Assistant

Starts February 26, 2023 • Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Juneau, AK

Help collect and manage forest vegetation data for wildlife-habitat improvement studies in Alaska’s coastal temperate rainforest.

Bat Cave Hibernacula Survey Internships

Starts January 13, 2023 • El Malpais & El Morro National Monuments, Grants, NM

Gain experience in wildlife monitoring and management practice in remote wilderness areas. Help us to gather baseline data about bats hibernating in the lava tube caves of El Malpais National Monument in northwest New Mexico.

Art and Science Focused Program Internship- Local High School Students Only!

Starts October 8, 2022 • White Sands National Park, , NM

This internship is perfect current junior or seniors in high school or recent graduates.  This internship will be to develop one art based and one science focused programs to be conducted with visitors to White Sands.

NPS Structural Fire Protection Internship

Starts May 21, 2023 • National Park Service - NIFC, , ID

Enjoy a summer in a National Park Service site and assist with the park’s structural fire prevention efforts.

Channel Island Biosecurity Fellow

Starts December 5, 2022 • The Nature Conservancy-CA, Ventura, CA

Help the Park Service develop an island biosecurity plan for Channel islands National Park

Ecological Restoration Crew

Starts November 7, 2022 • Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Culloden, GA

Seasonal Fire & Invasive Species Crew for Georgia Department of Natural Resources

C&O Canal National Historic Park Towpath Crew - Hancock, MD

Starts November 14, 2022 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Hancock, MD

Join the C&O Canal team as they work to preserve and protect this beautiful and historic National Park Service site.

C&O Canal National Historic Park Towpath Crew - Potomac, MD

Starts November 14, 2022 • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Potomac, MD

Join the C&O Canal team as they work to preserve and protect this beautiful and historic National Park Service site.

Visual Information Intern (NYC-local only)

Starts January 30, 2023 • National Parks of New York Harbor, New York, NY

Visual Information Intern

Natural Resources Intern

Starts September 5, 2022 • Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL

Natural Resources field survey intern needed in Jacksonville, Florida.

SCA Ambassador: Youth Landscape Preservation Training Coordinator

Starts December 12, 2022 • Olmsted Center for Landscape Preservation, Boston, MA

Youth Landscape Skills Training Coordinator- This position will help educate and develop the next generation of NPS Landscape Stewards

Resource Management Intern

Starts February 6, 2023 • Richmond National Battlefield Park, Richmond, VA

Interns will work in the Resource Management Division of the park on a variety of projects: Trail, monitoring and maintenance; Invasive exotic vegetation work; earthwork management; animal monitoring and GIS/GPS work.

Prescribed Fire Team Oakmulgee/Talladega

Starts January 9, 2023 • The Nature Conservancy Alabama, Linveville, AL

Become a member of our prescribed fire team and help restore critical ecological habitats in the most biodiverse state in the eastern U.S.

Vegetation Management Interns (Local Candidates Only)

Starts February 6, 2023 • City of Houston Department of Public Works, Houston, TX

Vegetation Management Opportunties with Houston Public Works

Resource Management Intern

Starts March 6, 2023 • Fort Leavenworth, , KS

Resource Assistant needed to help maintain the Army’s good stewardship of the unique natural resources at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

Park Ranger Intern

Starts October 3, 2022 • USACE Illinois Waterway, Peoria, IL

Opportunity to do a wide variety of tasks, including prairie burns, seed planting, tree cutting, equipment use and boat operations. May also give programs to groups, lead nature hikes and inspect levees during floods.

2023 USFS Region 8 Prescribed Fire Corps (Davy Crockett National Forest Crew)

Starts September 12, 2022 • USFS Southern Region R8, Kennard, TX

If you’re looking to gain skills and experience with prescribed burning to set you up well for a career in wildland firefighting, join this fire crew working with the USFS in Texas!


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