[MARMAM] Pinniped rehabilitation internship

Lanni Hall lhall at northcoastmmc.org
Wed Jan 24 15:54:36 PST 2007


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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