Internship Details
Discover Your ForestWebsite:    http://discoveryourforest.org/
Internship TitleInterns NeededType Of Student
Wildlife Program Internship1Generation Green intern
Start DateHourly RateHours/Week
Mid/Late June: Total - 160 hours $250 per 40 hours. $1,000 stipend totalTBD
Computer KnowledgeDrug ScreeningBackground Check
YesNo
Description
The Forest Wildlife program proposes to utilize on Generation Green Intern during the summer of 2018 to assist with more administrative duties. Duties would include assisting with the gathering, organizing, and validation of records, literature searches for various species and activities, data entry, and assisting with the development of social media and other media stories and tweets related to wildlife.
Educational Aspect
Intern Proposal: Working with the Forest Wildlife Biologist, the intern would: 1. Gather, organize, and validate spotted owl and Oregon spotted frog records for the Forest-wide Programmatic Biological Assessment. 2. Assemble Oregon spotted frog records into appropriate site folders. 3. Assist in searching through bat information and organizing said information 4. Organize carnivore survey data 5. Data entry into the NRIS Wildlife database 6. Develop tweets and stories related to various wildlife (Year of the Bird, Endangered Species Day, Pollinator Week, stories on camera monitoring, importance of guzzlers, etc.) 7. Work with district biologists in obtaining necessary records 8. Coordinating with other agency biologists 9. Potential to assist other field crews with field work 10. Participation in the Deschutes NF New Employee Orientation occurring in June 2018 (to include Defensive Driving, First Aid, and CPR training).
Further Requirements
To apply or learn more about this opportunity, please contact Stacey Cochran, Discover Your Forest Community Engagement Director at 541-383-5530 or send a resume and cover letter to Stacey.cochran@discovernw.org.

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