American Conservation Experience, a Nonprofit Conservation Corps,in partnership with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation’s Fisheries and Wildlife Resources Group is seeking Two Fisheries Biology Internsto assist with juvenile Chinook salmon monitoring in the San Joaquin River near Fresno, California.
Start Date: December 1, 2019
End Date: May 30, 2020 Location: Fresno, CA and surrounding San Joaquin River Valley
Project Website: To learn more about the US Bureau of Reclamation, please visit: https://www.usbr.gov To learn more about the San Joaquin River Restoration Program’s (SJRRP) comprehensive long-term efforts to restore flows to the San Joaquin River and restore a self-sustaining Chinook salmon fishery, please visit http://www.restoresjr.net To learn more about ACE EPIC Internship Program, please visit:www.usaconservation.org
Compensation:a living allowance of $750/week for food and incidental expenses, paid bi-weekly.
Internship Duration: The duration of the internship will be dependent on stochastic environmental conditions and the number of work hours may range between 35-45 hours/week. The majority of work related activities will occur between 0700 and 1700.However, some weekend work and hours outside of a normal business day (early morning and late-evening) will be required. Weekly work schedules will not be standardized, and may be adjusted based on project needs and priorities.