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Conservancy of Southwest Florida

INTERNSHIP - Environmental Education / Animal Husbandry

The Conservancy’s Nature Center houses over 125 species of local wildlife including marine and freshwater fish and invertebrates, reptiles, amphibians, and raptors. Participants in the 6-month Environmental Education and Animal Husbandry internship program will gain experience in several fields such as education, museum interpretation, and animal husbandry. You will also gain extensive knowledge of Southwest Florida’s unique ecosystems and assist the staff in bringing environmental awareness to thousands of students and visitors.

Experience Required

Applicant must possess a BS or BA in science and/or education Environmental science/ecology, education or comparable background with a strong interest to work in a nature center and with diverse audiences of all ages. Some teaching experience is preferable but not required. Animal care experience is preferable but not required.

Salary

A $300 bi-weekly cost of living stipend and dorm accommodation, including laundry, provided.

How to Apply

Work Here | Conservancy of Southwest Florida

Conservancy of Southwest Florida
1495 Smith Preserve Way
Naples, FL 34113

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