The Connecticut River Conservancy (CRC) seeks motivated individuals to assist with our Community Science program
that manages European Water Chestnut in the Connecticut River Watershed in Connecticut and Massachusetts.
The ideal candidates will have a passion for the environment, have paddling experience, and enjoy recruiting and
managing volunteers. These interns will be responsible for on-water volunteer pull events in the Northern
Connecticut area and in Massachusetts, as well as data collection and maintenance.
The positions are supervised by seasonal managers and require a valid driver’s license and own vehicle. Work
occurs in the evening and on weekends and begins in early June and continues through early August. A boat is
provided as needed.
- Interest in river ecology and stewardship
- Ability and interest in getting out on the river
- A valid driver’s license and a vehicle
Hours: ±10 hours/week
Deadline to apply: June 1st, 2019, or until positions filled.
About Connecticut River Conservancy
Connecticut River Conservancy is the voice for the Connecticut River watershed, from source to sea. We collaborate with
partners across four states to protect and advocate for your rivers and educate and engage communities. We bring people
together to prevent pollution, improve habitat, and promote enjoyment of your river and its tributary streams. Healthy rivers
support healthy economies.