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The Agricultural Research Internship Program is a hands-on learning experience during which interns work on aquaponics & hydroponics farm. This experience is an introduction to the various themes in Controlled Environmental Agriculture biological research, supply-chain management, and logistics management. Each week consists up to 20 hours (up to 40 hours in summer) of on farm work, research, and professional development. The intern is... Read More

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The Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy has an opening for a Graduate Research Assistant/ Associate (GRA) beginning January 2018 for the Spring semester, potentially extendable based on funding availability. This position will involve researching and aiding in the coordination of partners’ research on adaptive management of river basins in the Arid Americas, with special emphasis on social-ecological systems, water security, climate... Read More

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Wholesale Sales Representative

Civano Nursery is looking for a highly motivated sales person to join our sales team at our 80-acre growing grounds.

-Civano Nursery Inc. 12190 S. Old Nogales Hwy Tucson, Arizona 85756.

-Apply by email (nick@civanonursery.com)

-Full-time (Monday-Friday 7:00 am to 3:00 pm).

Qualifications:

-Able... Read More

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The Bio/Diversity Project is a University of Arizona internship program that is run through the Women in Science and Engineering program. It is designed to promote the entry and success of underrepresented groups in the environmental science fields. The internship provides outdoor educational opportunities for K-12 youth and will also offer targeted training and... Read More

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The Internship Program provides paid work experience to students currently enrolled in high school or an accredited college or university (this includes Home-Schooling, Certificate Programs and Community Colleges). Interns may work during the summer, fall, spring, or year round.

Eligibility:

  • U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident
  • Age 16 years or older
  • Enrolled in, or accepted for... Read More
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The American Ornithological Society (AOS) is holding its 136th annual meeting from April 9-14, 2018 in Tucson, Arizona.  It will be an exciting meeting at a lovely time of year for birding in the Southwest. The meeting theme is “Celebrating connections: birds without borders.” As you know, successful meetings require the work and dedication of many member volunteers. The local committee is currently looking for someone to... Read More

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Join us as we check in on walnut trees we planted to improve habitat for the Santa Catalina gray squirrel in gorgeous riparian canyons right in our own backyard! You'll assist with checking the health of the trees, watering, and removing cages.

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The Santa Catalina grey squirrel (a subspecies of the Arizona grey squirrel) is in decline throughout the Catalinas and Rincons. Fire, and competition with introduced Abert’s... Read More

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Volunteers needed to help grow restoration plants!

TUCSON: Pima County Native Plant Nursery. Email Jessie for details.

PATAGONIA: Borderlands Restoration. Seed lab every Monday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. Nursery work every Tuesday from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm at Borderlands in Patagonia, AZ... Read More

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On this trip you will help us install native plants to jump start the revegetation process around the ponds we are building this month. This work will ensure that there is a good variety of plants to support local wildlife, especially pollinators!

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SIA has partnered with the US Fish and Wildlife Service, and Tom Biebighauser of Wetland Restoration and Training LLC to install ponds near the Muleshoe Ranch in the... Read More

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Located in California's beautiful Eastern Sierra, the Inyo National Forest offers clean air, crystal blue skies, mountain lakes and streams, challenging trails, high mountain peaks, and beautiful views. The Inyo National Forest extends 165 miles near the California and Nevada border.  With over two million acres, the Inyo National Forest is home to many... Read More

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The Bio/Diversity Project is run through the UA Women in Science and Engineering Program and designed to promote the entry and success of underrepresented groups in the environmental science fields. The internship provides outdoor educational opportunities for K-12 youth and will also offer targeted training and mentorship opportunities... Read More

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