Aquatic Ecology Intern

The SCA intern will monitor water quality in Cape Cod National Seashore ponds and estuaries. They will also participate in planning and monitoring in preparation for a large-scale tidal marsh restoration, as well as assist with restoration of pond shorelines and trails. The work is critical to management and protection of pond and estuary resources that are heavily impacted by human activities.... read more

Technical Field Interns

The Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park is committed to guiding present and future generations to greater understanding and respect for nature by providing research and learning opportunities through its outstanding Acadia National Park setting, unique coastal Maine facilities, and innovative partnership programs. Schoodic Institute is contributing to understanding how changes in climat... read more

Undergrad Internship - Invasion Ecology

8 week internship in Ecology. The intern will be working on a project that determines the factors contributing to biological invasions in the mixed grass prairie of western North Dakota. How do species diversity and soil productivity predict the presence of exotic and invasive species within the Bakken oilfield. This is part of a larger research effort determining the effect of oilfie... read more

Ecology Field Research Internship

B4WARMED (Boreal Forest Warming at an Ecotone in Danger) is a manipulative experiment that warms plants and soil in the field to examine tree seedling response to warming with respect to physiology, phenology, growth, and survival. Position overview: We seek one independent and mature field assistant with a background in biology, ecology, environmental science, forestry, or a related field for... read more

The Wilds - Restoration Ecology and Field Conservation Internship

The Wild's Scholar Internship Program is a 10-week intensive training program designed to mentor the professional growth of undergraduate, graduate, and veterinary students. This program couples hands-on field training with intern participation in research at the Wilds. Mentored directly by our research staff, interns will be responsible for an independent study in the areas of restoration ecol... read more

Undergraduate Research Opportunity - Florida Mangroves and Salt Marshes

We seek a summer research assistant for a study of species range expansion and community ecology in marsh and mangrove ecosystems along the Atlantic coast of Florida. The assistant will be supervised by graduate students associated with the University of Maryland and the Smithsonian Institution, based primarily at the Smithsonian Marine Station in Ft. Pierce, Florida. The research broadly cons... read more

Saguaro NP Fire Ecology Internship

American Conservation Experience, a nonprofit Conservation Corps, in partnership with Saguaro National Park in southern Arizona is seeking 3 Fire Ecology Interns to dedicate 18 weeks working directly with the Saguaro NP Natural Resource staff with fire and fuel management through vegetation monitoring and management in the southwest. read more

Habitat Restoration Internship

Under supervision, the Habitat Restoration Intern assists the Director of Restoration, Field Ecologist/Site Manager and Restoration Lead with performing activities related to the removal of non-native plant species and installation of native species of plants for both Restoration sites and landscaping projects. Assists with the promoting of public awareness of natural resources, and is current ... read more

Litzsinger Road Ecology Center Horticulture Intern (2 positions)

Summary: Primary responsibility is to assist horticulture staff with the restoration and horticulture work at the Litzsinger Road Ecology Center, a 34 acre environmental education center. This program will have a strong focus on understanding and conducting restoration and horticulture through a flexible weekly curriculum consisting of reading, field research, and on-the-ground work.  Inte... read more

Volunteer internship in chaparral restoration

The Chaparral Lands Conservancy (TCLC) seeks a team of volunteer interns to assist with habitat restoration activities with a focus on rare vernal pool wetlands, chaparral vegetation communities, and endangered species at several project sites located on nature preserves around San Diego County, California. This internship is designed to give volunteers a well-rounded and practical understandi... read more