June 4, 2021 - October 30, 2021
Ideal for students with undergraduate degrees contemplating land management careers. An internship is available at Archbold Biological Station in south-central Florida in the Land Management Program, led by Kevin Main, and will be an integral part of a team maintaining and restoring seepage slope and wetland ecosystems. The Land Management intern will participate in land management activities on the Reserve section of Archbold Biological station that includes: prescribed fire preparation and implementation, mapping and control of invasive species, creating and editing maps in ArcGIS, and maintaining equipment. This position will be tasked with treating Category I and Category II invasive species using backpack sprayers, hand-held sprayers, and hand pulling.