Forest Monitoring Member - Cape Cod National Seashore

Job Location

Wellfleet, MA

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Type of Job

Temporary

Salary

$280/week

Published Date

Feb 4, 2022

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Summary: American Conservation Experience, a nonprofit Conservation Corps, in partnership with the National Park Service, is seeking ONE Forest Monitoring Members to contribute to vegetation monitoring projects alongside Cape Cod National Seashore staff.

 

Find full position description and apply here: https://usaconservation.applicantpool.com/jobs/729586.html

 

Start Dates: June 12, 2022

End Dates: September 3, 2022 (or 12 weeks after start date)

* A 12-week minimum commitment is required *

 

Position Description: The ACE Member will work under the supervision of a biological technician. They will follow instructions and standardized procedures for collecting and managing field data and ensure a high level of quality control of the data collected. The data collection will include, but may not be limited to, vegetation and soil sampling in a variety of coastal forest habitats. The ACE Member will also participate in routine natural resource management activities ongoing at the Seashore. Other activities include basic soil processing and assisting the biological technician with an end-of-season report and recommendations.

This individual placement is meant to facilitate professional development and promotes exposure to land management agencies and networking with professionals. This could include gaining experience in different conservation fields and shadowing different work groups.