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Resident Bird Interrnship Posted Aug 29
Tin Mountain Conservation Center , Albany, NH (White Mountain Region)
 
Tin Mountain Conservation Center is a non-profit organization providing environmental programs that foster greater awareness and understanding of the natural environment for school children, adults, and families. We are seeking an intern beginning mid-October for our Resident Bird Study.

The Resident Bird Study focuses on examining the annual cycle for black-capped chickadees, red-breasted nuthatches, white-breasted nuthatches, and tufted titmice. The study involves banding birds/nestlings, re-sighting birds, and weekly point counts. Prior bird handling and experience with GIS/GPS and statistics would be helpful. Additionally there will be analysis of the seasonal movement and territory size in resident bird species. The project takes place on Tin Mountain’s 140-acre Rockwell Sanctuary.

The Resident Bird Study will begin mid-October and run through April 2018. Compensation is $1000/month plus housing.

Interested applicants should email a resume and cover letter, including dates of availability, to Nora Dufilho (nbeem@tinmountain.org).

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