The Conservation Practitioner I assists in restoration, operations, maintenance and management of wetlands, prairie, woodlands, visitor-use amenities and other facilities on approximately 7,800 acres of nature preserves near Lewistown, IL.  The full-time (35 hr/week), short-term position pays 17.00/hr and provides opportunities to learn about plants and animals and natural areas management with an emphasis on ecological restoration including interesting, educational, and challenging outside work.  Modern, clean on-site housing may be available at a discounted rate; no pets. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The Conservation Practitioner I (CPI) assists with restoration and maintenance of nature preserves and facilities including areas frequented by the visiting public.   Activities include con

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