Nearshore Marine Ecology Intern (NOAA NWFSC)


Internship Description:   We are seeking a volunteer student intern to conduct lab work related to a field experiment testing the effects of nutrient inputs and crab fishing on eelgrass, its epiphytes, and associated invertebrate communities. We have collected and preserved many invertebrates and the selected student will assist us in the lab, working under a microscope to identify, enumerate, and weigh invertebrates. There will also be some minimal data entry work.

Internship Location:  NOAA’s Northwest Fisheries Science Center, 2725 Montlake Avenue E.,  Seattle, WA , 98112 (Just south of Husky Stadium)

Hours per week:  We are looking for 1-2 student(s) who can commit 6-15 hours per week in 3 hour increments or greater.

Duration:  Fall Quarter, with possibility to continue into Winter Quarter

Pay/Salary:  This is an unpaid volunteer opportunity.

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