Employer: Forest Stewards Guild
Location: Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge in McBee, South Carolina
Application deadline: February 28, 2023
The Forest Stewards Guild is a professional organization of forest stewards and natural resource professionals. Guild interns perform forestry tasks alongside US Fish and Wildlife Service staff, based on the season:
- Forest inventories, including GPS and GIS technology and the integrated application of forest management software.
- Collecting ecological and timber-related forest metrics to develop timber-harvest prescriptions, including volumetric measures required for harvest accountability.
- Timber marking, harvest planning, monitoring and evaluation, and other tasks as assigned.
- Inter-program experience with biological and prescribed-fire programs (based on interest and training).
- This excellent opportunity to learn how forestry and wildlife management work together on our public lands is a great entry point into careers in forest management and species conservation.
|Job Category||Internship, Fellowship or Assistantship, seasonal|