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TeenNat Internship 2018

Local Region:

North Bay

Location:

2130 Pepperwood Preserve Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
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Phone:

(707) 591-9310 x122

Email:

nbarden@pepperwoodpreserve.org

Contact Name:

Nicole

Website:

Click here to visit official website

Subjects:
Biology
Type:
Intern / Lab Volunteer
This program is "hands on."
Grades:
9-12
Ages 13 - 18
Fees / Stipend:
FREE
Dates:
Summer Only
Jul 10 - Aug 9, 2018 ... check back for next year's date
5 weeks
Description:
The TeenNat internship at Pepperwood provides an opportunity for a team of 13-18 year olds to participate in science and art while exploring a 3,200 acre nature preserve. Participants will gather biological data using digital cameras, GPS units, and data sheets. Data and photographs collected will be uploaded to an online database called iNaturalist.org. Interns may also collaborate with and collect data for Save the Redwoods League. Interns will meet professionals in STEM careers during the Eco Career Lunch. At the completion of the internship, photographs will be displayed in our gallery and open to the public.
Application:
Method:
Online/Website
Deadline:
Apr 9, 2018, 5:00 PM
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Citizenship
Required:
Residency
Required:
Other
Requirements:
• 13-18 years old • Able to commit to all 5 weeks of the internship program • Able to hike on steep, uneven terrain up to 5 miles in hot weather while carrying gear • Responsible for maintaining gear and materials and being prepared each day for hiking • Maintain a mature, professional, and cheerful attitude • Flexible, communicative, team-player, passionate about the environment and/or photography • Safety awareness for self and others • Basic computer skills recommended
Last updated Feb 2, 2018, 1:48 PM. Please check the official website link for the most accurate and current information to applying!