Hydrology Intern

Expected Dates
June 9, 2014 to August 31, 2014
USFS Northern Region (R1)
Position ID

Assist in instream flow measurement by walking into the stream reach over rough, uneven ground, using equipment to measure instream flow, conducting basic survey using road and level, and taking stream photos.

Working with water rights adjudication investigations navigating to find the sites, taking flow measures and survey of stream cross sections.

Collecting fish stream habitat data using PIBO methodology.  Assist with installing gauging station. 

  • Missoula, MT
    Some duty related travel is required.
  • Wetted perimeter field technicques, PIBO fish habitat field techniques
  • On-the-job training in hydrology and fish habitat assessment and monitoring
  • Yes
Main Area of Focus
Natural Resources Mgmt
Education, Training & Skills Expected
Earth Sciences
degree minor or extensive experience
Ecology & Restoration
some coursework or experience
Resource Management
some coursework or experience
Data Entry
some experience
Field Research
competent with supervision
competent with supervision