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[Research]: NSF International REU Site in Community GIS and Citizen Science

 
Study in Central Florida and Belize
June 19 – August 4, 2017
Priority Application Deadline
February 17, 2017
What Will REU Students Do?

Map disparities in flooding & disaster management
Map marine debris & impacts on coastal communities
Engage in international community-based research
Learn and apply GIS, mapping and qualitative method skills

REU Student Compensation
All-inclusive trip and $3,500 stipend
Learn More At
www.citizensciencegis.org/ucf-reu-site/
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Summer Field Assistant Opportunity 2017 (BC Central Coast)

Field Assistant Opportunity – Summer 2017
Influence of Marine-Derived Nutrients on Mammals of the BC Central Coast
The Hakai Institute and the Applied Conservation Science Lab at the University of Victoria are looking for an enthusiastic field assistant to assist with mammal diversity surveys as part of Hakai’s 100 Islands Project. We are investigating patterns of biological diversity across islands of the BC Central Coast in relation to marine subsidies, particularly the use of marine subsidies by mammals on islands. 

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[Research]: Potential MSc position: Study juvenile salmon habitat preferences in the Fraser River estuary

Potential MSc position: Study juvenile salmon habitat preferences in the Fraser River estuary
We are seeking a Research Assistant, with the potential to become a Master’s student, to study juvenile salmon ecology in marsh habitats of the Fraser River estuary, BC. The successful applicant will join the field project team in late February / early March and will apply to the Department of Biology at the University of Victoria in spring 2017 for a MSc. 

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2017 Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU), Shannon Point Marine Center

Gain hands-on experience doing marine science research on the beautiful waters of the Salish Sea.
The Shannon Point Marine Center is accepting applications for the 2017 Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program. Program participants work one-on-one with faculty mentors studying themes related to productivity and nutrient cycling in local watershed systems; marine microbial ecology; physiology of symbiosis; larval development; physiology, ecology, and morphology of marine invertebrates; coastal oceanography; and chemical ecology. 

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Oregon Sea Grant Paid Summer Internship for Undergraduates

Oregon Sea Grant Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Applications Due:   February 24, 2017 by 5:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time. Applicants must email eseagrant@oregonstate.edu expressing their interest in applying by February 10, 2017.
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our seventh annual undergraduate Summer Scholars Program.  This PAID ten-week program running from June 19th to August 25th places high caliber junior and senior undergraduate students from around the country with a variety of Oregon-based host organizations (public agency, non-profit, non-governmental) to provide a diversity of students with hands-on experience under the mentorship of a career professional.  

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Paid internship in Bermuda/Louisiana spring 2017

2017 MATE/UNOLS Long-term Marine Technician Internship applications are now being accepted!
The Marine Advanced Technology Education Center (MATE) and UNOLS are excited to announce that applications for the 2017 MATE/UNOLS long-term Marine Technician (MT) internship are now being accepted! Unlike the short-term MATE MT internships that are designed to expose students to the field of Marine Technology, this longer internship is designed for soon to graduate or recently graduated students who are very interested in pursuing a career as a Marine Technician. 

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[Research]: Summer 2017 Research Opportunities CSU Monterey Bay

The 2017 CSUMB Ocean Science REU program is now accepting applications.
Students in our REU program can choose to conduct research in Monterey Bay in the following areas:

Marine Biology and Ecology
Ocean Engineering
Oceanography
Marine Geology

In addition to electing to work with mentors at CSU Monterey Bay, students can also elect to work with mentors at our Monterey Bay area REU partner institutions. 

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[volunteer]: Fieldwork Opportunities on Lake Washington in October

We have one more month of fieldwork to wrap up this project on Lake Washington. I would love to have some help and share the fun of this fieldwork since it is so close to campus. People with all experience levels are welcome. You only need to be prepared to have a great time! Descriptions and dates for each sampling type are below. 

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Internship: Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (UW School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences)

The Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST), a citizen science program based at the University of Washington’s School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, is recruiting interns for Autumn and Winter quarter.
COASST works with approximately 800 citizen science participants, using their data on beach-cast carcasses of marine birds to establish the baseline, or ‘normal’ pattern of beached bird mortality on North Pacific beaches. 

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[internship] Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST) (Seattle, WA)

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The Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST), a citizen science program based at the University of Washington’s School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, is recruiting undergraduate interns for Summer and Fall.
COASST works with approximately 800 citizen science participants, using their data on beach-cast carcasses of marine birds to establish the baseline, or ‘normal’ pattern of beached bird mortality on North Pacific beaches. 

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