Environmental Education and Restoration Internship

WRV is seeking an Environmental Education & Restoration Coordinator (EER) Intern to assist in organizing and developing the Weeds Program for the 2015 season. This 4 month internship position runs from March - June, with the possibility for extension. This position will generally require 10-15 hours of work per week, including some Saturdays. Hours can fluctuate, and a flexible applicant is... read more

Environmental Education Internship

Turtle Island Restoration Network is seeking an individual for an environmental education and advocacy internship. Under the supervision of Turtle Island staff, the Education Intern will provide support with volunteer groups, education groups, and community events. They will be responsible for interpreting environmental issues to the public and gaining community support for advocacy issues. The... read more

Field Interns

We are seeking 4 interns to work on a research project on Oahu, Hawaii. The project is a multi-disciplinary effort investigating seed dispersal networks comprised of interacting native and non-native plant and vertebrate species in Hawaiian mesic and wet forest ecosystems. Specifically, the project will focus on (1) identifying and quantifying vertebrate (birds and rats) see... read more

Fundraising & Development Internship

This position requires a full-time, six-month commitment. Working hours are typically 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday, with occasional evening and weekend work. The selected intern will receive housing in Turtle Island’s newly renovated intern housing in wooded Lagunitas, Calif., five bike-able miles from our offices on national parklands in west Marin. This internship will impart a solid... read more

Environmental Communications Internship

This position requires a 15-20 hours week , 3-6-month commitment. Work should be able to be completed between the hours of 10 am to 6 pm, Monday to Friday. This internship will impart a solid, working understanding of nonprofit administration, media outreach and relations, press releases, blogging, new media (i.e. videography and social media). This internship provides the opportunity to work ... read more

Volunteer (unpaid) field assistant on Hispaniolan Woodpecker behavioral ecology

Field assistants (4-5) needed for a study of ecology of colonial, cooperative breeding and foraging behavior in the Hispaniolan Woodpecker in the Dominican Republic. Field research assistants will participate in data collection during an intensive 6.5-month field season. Assistant duties will include (but are not limited to) nest-searching, assisting with bird capture and processing, nest monit... read more

Marketing Intern

WRV seeks a Marketing Intern to assist in developing and implementing WRV's strategic marketing plan. This 3+ month-long internship position is open year round with an emphasis on participation during our project season May-October, with possibility of extension. The position requires a commitment 10-24 hours of work a week. While native shrubs and trees can only be effectively planted at certa... read more

Native Seed Collection Internship

WRV seeks a Native Seed Collection Coordinator Intern to assist in organizing and developing 15 native seed collection projects for the 2014 seed collection season. This 4-5 month internship position can starts in late June and runs until middle October, requiring 10-15 hours of work per week. read more

Biology Intern

Expected Dates: January 5, 2015 to January 4, 2016 Project duties include observing and assisting in the collection of biological data specific to sea turtle nesting season and barrier island ecosystem restoration, improving wildlife habitat, controlling exotic vegetation, maintaining refuge equipment, aiding in environmental education and interpretation, and various other refuge related ... read more

Plant Ecology field/lab internship

This volunteer position starts January 15, 2015 and lasts 6 months with the possibility of extension; housing and per diem are provided. We are looking for a motivated and independent intern with field/lab experience to work on a project in mid-elevation mesic forest on Hawaii Island relating to invasive plants, native birds, and ecosystem restoration. In particular, the work focuses on h... read more