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6S: Caretaker - Driftwood II OHV Campground

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Date Added: 05/22/2018 Location: Westlake, OR Description: A volunteer individual or couple is needed as campground caretaker(s) for the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area (NRA) Driftwood II Campground.  Volunteer must be energetic and physically capable of performing duties. Duties include, but are but not limited to:

  • restroom cleaning
  • mowing
  • weed eating
  • leaf blowing
  • fire pit cleaning
  • litter pick up in campground

We are asking for a 6-month ...


1CG: Kersey Lake/Russell Creek

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Date Added: 05/22/2018 Location: Cooke City, MT Description: The Cooke City to E. Rosebud Trail (sometimes known as "The Beaten Path") is easily the most popular overnight trail in the entire Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, so it gets beaten-up pretty badly!  It needs our help to be sure!  The beginning stretches of the trail have gotten extremely muddy before you come to beautiful Kersey Lake.  Therefore, there’s a lot of trail that needs fixing, and we will be adding better drainage features and installing&nbs...


1CG: Lake Plateau/Wounded Man Lake Trail Reconstruction

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Date Added: 05/22/2018 Location: Red Lodge, MT Description: Work Location:  Between Wounded Man Lake & Jordan Pass on the Lake Plateau.  We will be rebuilding a trail that has eroded badly on the way up to Jordan Pass.

Camp: A backcountry campsite near Wounded Man Lake, approximately 16 miles up the W. Stillwater Trail from Initial Creek Campground.

Description:  This trip will be the most ambitious project the ABWF has taken on with the Forest Service!  Th...


Reception Assistant

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Date Added: 05/21/2018 Location: Glen Jean, WV Description: Reception Assistant will staff the park headquarters reception desk including answering/directing telephone calls and relaying messages to appropriate staff members. Greet all headquarters visitors upon entering the building. Provide park and local information/directions that will facilitatie a safe and informed visit. Distrubute maps and brochures as requested. Inform visitors of potential safety hazards. Collect and mail out brochures and other inforamtion requested by the public. Per...


Camp Brookside Residential Summer Camp Nurse (RN or LPN)

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Date Added: 05/21/2018 Location: Hinton, WV Description: Major Duties    

Monitor the health and wellness of 24 campers and 12 staff. Collect, secure, and dispense medications. Order and restock supplies, maintain appropriate records and log books. Attend to injuries and illnesses as they occur, coordinate health care with local doctors. Maintain the health center in accordance to West Virginia State Regulations and the American Camp Association Standards, and communicate health-related in...


1CG: East Rosebud Weed Pull

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Date Added: 05/21/2018 Location: Roscoe, MT Description: We are gaining the upper hand in destroying the weeds that threaten wilderness quality and push out native species, but we need your help!  Hike the popular E. Rosebud Trail to locate and destroy the invasives.  An expert from the Forest Service will  be on hand to train you how to spot our most threatening invasive species and how to manage them.  The more eyes and hands the better!

If you have wanted to help the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Foundation (A...


1CG: Initial Creek Bride Abutment Construction

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Date Added: 05/21/2018 Location: Nye, MT Description: The west fork of the Stillwater is one of the most beautiful and secluded portals into the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness. The Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Foundation (ABWF) and the Forest Service are teaming up to install bridge abutments on a new bridge across the W. Stillwater, and improve an old trail that accesses this area. 

This is a great place to car camp, with short hiking distances to work each day. Because of the relatively easy access to the project and ...


Media Intern

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Date Added: 05/21/2018 Location: Kountze, TX Description: Big Thicket National Preserve is seeking a motivated intern to serve at least 32 hours per-week and commit work at least 10 weeks at the preserve. Recruiting interns for the fall semester.  Exact duties will depend on the skill set of each intern. Working under the supervision for park staff, tasks may include;

  • Taking staged photographs of visitors using the preserve to develop a collection of images for use on preserve website and in other media.

Synchronous Fireflies at Congaree (May-June, 2018)

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Date Added: 05/21/2018 Location: Hopkins, SC Description: Congaree National Park is recruting volunteers to assist with the park's annual synchronous fireflies event. Every year, Congaree National Park hosts synchronous fireflies (Photuris frontalis) for approximately 2-3 weeks between mid-May and mid-June. For more information about this natural phenomenon, please visit: https://www.nps.gov/cong/fireflies.htm

Volunteers will be needed t...


Volunteer Recreation Host Couples

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Date Added: 05/21/2018 Location: Las Cruces, NM Description: POSITION DESCRIPTION: A Retired Couple is wanted as RECREATION HOSTS for Dripping Springs Natural Area and Recreation Site. Dripping Springs Natural Area (DSNA) is located within the 2014 designated Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument. The natural area is 10 miles from Las Cruces, NM at the western base of the Organ Mountains at an elevation of 6,000 feet.

Las Cruces, NM has been listed in:&...


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