Come help protect the scenic Adirondack High Peaks while gaining valuable natural resource management skills by becoming a Natural Resource Steward.  This position seeks to place an intern for 16 weeks within the Wilcox Lake Wild Forest. Beginning in late May, the intern will work alongside officials from  the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) on projects that help preserve and protect this unique natural resource. Natural Resource Stewards receive weekly stipend of $160 and a monthly $570 housing allowance. Interns will be eligible to receive an AmeriCorps Education award at the completion of their service.

Duties for this position include, but is not limited to:

  • Inspect trails and other facilities to determine condition and maint

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