[MARMAM] Pinniped rehabilitation internship
lhall at northcoastmmc.org
Wed Jan 24 15:54:36 PST 2007
MARINE MAMMAL RESCUE/REHABILITATION INTERNSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT
The Northcoast Marine Mammal Center in Crescent City, CA seeks
applicants for 2 summer internships working with stranded seals and sea
lions. These positions are open to undergraduate and veterinary
students. Internship dates will run May 14-July 9 and July 10-September
2, 2007. Start and end dates are flexible with the chosen interns.
This is unpaid position, however a small stipend is offered to offset
living expenses. Interns are responsible for travel and housing.
Housing may be available for qualified interns.
The internship is designed to give exceptional hands-on experience with
pinnipeds in a rehabilitation facility setting including Pacific harbor
seals, California sea lions, Northern elephant seals, Steller's sea
lion, Northern fur seals. The intern will take on a leadership role
among 20-30 volunteers and will be directly responsible to the
Director. Interns will be involved in all aspects including, rescues,
transports, veterinary procedures, animal care, releases, public
relations and fundraisers.
The internship is open to undergraduates, veterinary students and recent
Applying: Interested individuals should send the following:
Cover letter and resume to:
Lanni Hall, Director
Northcoast Marine Mammal Center
424 Howe Drive
Crescent City, CA 95531
or fax to: (707) 465-6265
or email to: lhall at northcoastmmc.org
No phone calls please.
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