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8GW: Internship(s): US Forest Service

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Date Added: 10/13/2017 Location: Harrisonburg, VA Description: “Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it”. Mark Twain

Looking for an exciting internship? One that gets you outdoors and into the Forest? Come explore Internship opportunities at the North River Ranger District, part of the magnificent George Washington and Jefferson National Forest. Nestled in the Shenandoah Valley in Rockingham County, Virginia, the experiences ...


Seabird and Marine Mammal Interpretation

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Date Added: 10/13/2017 Location: Newport, OR Description: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking volunteers to serve as Rocky Shore Interpreters for Oregon Islands National Wildlife Refuge and the Bureau of Land Management during the spring and summer of 2018. The volunteer position currently available would be working at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area (ONA) in Newport, OR.  The position will be shared between the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).  We are seeking a volunteer(s) to serve ...


Canyon Clean-Up/Litter Removal

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Date Added: 10/12/2017 Location: Las Vegas, NV Description: DESCRIPTION:  Volunteers will conduct litter removal at Red Rock Canyon NCA to include the Visitor Center complex, trails, and parking areas.  DUTIES:  Will be to perform litter pick-up and removal of all trash in the area of responsibility.  The trash will be collected and disposed of by the group.  The group will be responsible to wear proper clothing, gloves and shoes, and properly using all tools.  The group will be briefed on the proper tool etiquette and s...


9HM: Volunteer Campground Host

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Date Added: 10/12/2017 Location: Oscoda, MI Description: The Mio Ranger District and Huron Shores Ranger District (Huron-Manistee National Forest), is currently seeking candidates for volunteer campground hosts.

Campground Hosts will work closely with Forest recreation staff.  The campground host will primarily assist with ensuring campground visitors have a safe and enjoyable experience by providing customer service, answering questions and providing information, educating campers on fee protocols and monitoring fee compliance, usi...


Campground Host

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Date Added: 10/12/2017 Location: Baker, NV Description: Great Basin National Park is looking for hosts in 3 campgrounds for the summer of 2016.

 

Host duties will include:

 

  • Providing information and assistance to campers within the assigned campground.
  • Updating park dispatcher with daily counts of available campsites.
  • Checking restrooms, campsites, bulletin boards and overall campground conditions and notify appropriate Park Service personnel of problems or changes.

8GWJ: Forest Service Campground Hosts

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Date Added: 10/12/2017 Location: Edinburg, VA Description: The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests' Lee Ranger District is looking for volunteer Campground Hosts for two of their recreation areas:  Trout Pond located near Lost River, WV and Elizabeth Furnace located near Strasburg, VA.  

Both areas are popular destination areas for camping, hiking and fishing.  

Trout Pond Recreation Area has 50 campsites and boasts two beautiful lakes: Rock Cliff Lake and Trout Pond, a swim bea...


5I: Visitor Information Front Desk - Mammoth Lakes Welcome Center

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Date Added: 10/12/2017 Location: Mammoth Lakes, CA Description: Located in California's beautiful Eastern Sierra, the Inyo National Forest offers clean air, crystal blue skies, mountain lakes and streams, challenging trails, high mountain peaks, and beautiful views. The Inyo National Forest extends 165 miles near the California and Nevada border.  With over two million acres, the Inyo National Forest is home to many natural wonders including Mt. Whitney, Mono Lake, Mammoth Lakes Basin, and ...


8GWJ: Lee Ranger District Office Gardener

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Date Added: 10/12/2017 Location: Edinburg, VA Description: Do you have a green thumb?  Would you enjoy caring for a native Virginia perennial garden? 

The Lee Ranger District of the George Washington National Forest is looking for a volunteer gardener to gently love their Virginia perennial gardens and landscaping back to life!  These gardens are located in Edinburg, VA in the Shenandoah Valley - just 1.5 hrs from Washington DC.   Call (540) 984-4101 for details.  Work may include:

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8GWJ: Campground Host - Trout Pond Recreation Area

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Date Added: 10/12/2017 Location: Lost River, WV Description: The George Washington and Jefferson National Forests' Lee Ranger District is looking for volunteer Campground Hosts at Trout Pond Recreation Area . Trout Pond is a popular destination camping and fishing spot.  Trout Pond Recreation Area boasts two beautiful lakes: Rock Cliff Lake and Trout Pond, a swim beach, playground and access to hiking trails. 

Trout Pond Recreation Area is located near Lost River, West Virginia, a 2-hour drive from Washington DC....


Natural Resource Team

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Date Added: 10/12/2017 Location: Las Vegas, NV Description: Job Description:Trail maintenance and design within General Management Plan guidelines; area rehabilitation and improvement; graffiti removal; smaller construction projects.Qualifications:Physically able to move over uneven terrain in extreme temperature ranges. Ability to safely carry 25 pounds. General construction knowledge and/or willingness to learn. Ability to work and communicate with a diverse group of people. Training: Volunteer Orientation; CPR/First Aid; Equipment Operation; Radio...


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