UNDERGRADUATE INTERNSHIP: Visitor Services Internship at Seney National Wildlife Refuge... Apply by:


Apr
05
2013

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  • Host Department: Program in Biology
  • Date: 04/05/2013
  • Time: 5:00PM

  • Location: Upper Peninsula of MI

  • Description:

    Seney National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula was established in 1935 by Executive Order for the protection and production of migratory birds and other wildlife. At nearly 96,000 acres, Seney NWR is one of the larger National Wildlife Refuges east of the Mississippi River and is exceptionally diverse in both the number of ecosystem types present and the number of wildlife species using these habitats. Seney NWR also administers island refuges in Lakes Superior, Michigan, and Huron, as well as the Kirtland’s Warbler Wildlife Management Area in the northern Lower Peninsula.

    Visitor Services Internships: The Refuge offers numerous recreational opportunities including a seven mile Marshland Wildlife Drive, roads open to biking, a self guided interpretive hiking trail, canoeing, bird watching, nature observation, hunting, fishing, photography, hiking and a visitor center.

    http://www.fws.gov/refuge/seney/internships.html

    Submit resume, cover letter, unofficial college transcripts, 2 letters of recommendation, and time period available by April 5th, 2013 to Sara Giles, Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. Seney, MI 49883. If you have questions call (906) 586-9851 ext. 10.

    Phone interview will be conducted starting in March until positions are filled. It is best to get your applications in early.