SCA internships are posted as they become available, so keep checking back to find the SCA position that is the best fit for you. Summer internships will typically start to be posted around December-January. Positions listed here have not yet filled and positions are taken down from the database once they are filled.
Positions in this search are for 18 and older. If you are under 18, please visit our Crew page

E.g., 2016-02-06

Agriculture Intern

Starts May 21, 2016 • Duke Farms, Hillsboro, NJ

Sustainable Agriculture Internship at Duke Farms- tailored for individuals interested in learning about and exploring careers within the fields of agriculture, natural resources, and interpretation.

Field Botany Intern

Starts May 31, 2016 • Denali National Park, Fairbanks, AK

Hike with a heavy backpack in steep, trail-less terrain, performing a variety of detailed plot-based measurements of plant community structure and composition in remote backcountry locations.

Restoration Intern

Starts March 21, 2016 • Lower Rio Grande National Wildlife Refuge, Alamo, TX

Gain hands-on experience in restoring riparian woodlands along the lower Rio Grande in extreme southern Texas. Be a part of a national effort to save rare plants and animals comprising unique sub-tropical ecosystems along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Native Trout Conservation Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park, WY

Native Trout Conservation Internship available at Yellowstone National Park. Work side-by-side with park biologists with goals aimed at preserving and restoring cutthroat trout to the park`s pristine watersheds.

Inventory and Monitoring Interns

Starts May 31, 2016 • Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge, Colville, WA

Inventory and Monitoring Interns at Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge

Wilderness Trail Intern

Starts May 31, 2016 • Payette National Forest, McCall, ID

Spend your summer working hard in the Wilderness maintaining trails. This position is on the Payette National Forest in central Idaho. You will be trained in the use of crosscut saws, pulaskis and trail maintenance standards.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador

Starts June 12, 2016 • Cumberland Island National Seashore, ,

Come Join the Team at Cumberland Island National Seashore as a Centennial Volunteer Ambassador!

Kettle Pond Vegetation Monitoring Intern

Starts June 12, 2016 • Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, MA

You will be assisting with kettle pond field surveys to assess conditions at Cape Cod National Seashore.

Sustainability Fellow:Bike Share & Transit Outreach

Starts April 4, 2016 • Pittsburgh Bike Share, Pittsburgh, PA

Urban sustainability!

Sustainability Fellow:Residential Energy Conservation

Starts April 4, 2016 • Conservation Consultants, Inc. (CCI), Pittsburgh, PA

Urban sustainability!

Sustainability Fellow: Point State Park Restoration

Starts April 4, 2016 • Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), Pittsburgh, PA

Urban park restoration w/ volunteers!

Aquatic Ecology Intern

Starts March 28, 2016 • Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, MA

Your responsibilities will include: using non-motorized watercraft (canoe/kayak) to sample water quality in kettle ponds, (50%); assisting with other aquatic resource monitoring projects, (30%); providing laboratory analysis.

Shorebird Monitor Intern (South District)

Starts April 11, 2016 • Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, MA

This SCA will serve as a shorebird monitor, conducting field work to protect state and federally listed ground nesting shorebirds.

Natural Resource Management GIS/GPS Intern

Starts May 29, 2016 • Cape Cod National Seashore, Wellfleet, MA

Cape Cod Nat Seashore is seeking a natural resources oriented, skilled, GIS/GPS intern to support natural resource monitoring projects in beach, pond, marsh, and dune habitats.

Invasive Plant Management Intern

Starts April 25, 2016 • Katmai National Park & Preserve, King Salmon, AK

Spend a rewarding summer as a member of the Exotic Plant Management Team at Katmai National Park and Preserve!

Invasive Plant Management Intern

Starts May 16, 2016 • Kenai Fjords National Park, Seward, AK

Native Plant Restoration

Summer Camp Coordinator

Starts May 9, 2016 • Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Fremont, CA

Volunteer at one of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services model Visitor Services Programs by the San Francisco Bay!

Invasive Plant Management Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Skagway, AK

Join the Exotic Plant Management Team in Alaska this summer!

Exotic Plant Management Intern

Starts May 23, 2016 • Denali National Park, Denali Park, AK

Invasive plant management intern

Wildlife Management Intern

Starts April 11, 2016 • Fire Island National Seashore, Patchogue, NY

Spend the summer on beautiful Fire Island National Seashore, a 32 mile long barrier island off the south shore of Long Island, New York with many aquatic and terrestrial plants and animals who rely on the island as their habitat.

2016 FWS Directorate Resource Assistant Fellows Program

Starts July 1, 2016 • , ,

Attention Class of 2015, 2016, and 2017: the FWS is looking for a diverse pool of candidates for rigorous internships in biological sciences, natural resource management, and refuge management.

Shorebird Intern

Starts May 1, 2016 • Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Shirley, NY

Seeking enthusiastic, hardworking, interns who love wildlife and enjoy working outdoors to help with conducting wildlife surveys, invasive plant work and protecting habitat for wildlife.

Visitor Services Intern

Starts May 15, 2016 • Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Shirley, NY

Seeking an enthusiastic, hardworking, intern who loves nature and enjoys interacting with the public at Long Island National Wildlife Refuge.

Sled Dog Kennels Intern

Starts April 10, 2016 • Denali National Park, Denali, AK

2016 Sled Dog Kennel Internship at Denali National Park. Interns will assist in the care of 30-35 Alaskan Husky sled dogs, maintain the historic grounds and equipment of the kennels and interact with thousands of visitors from around the world.

Natural Resources Intern

Starts May 21, 2016 • Duke Farms, Hillsborough, NJ

Natural Resource Internship at Duke Farms- tailored for individuals interested in learning about and exploring careers within the field of natural resource management.


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