Opening: Assistant Forest Researcher – Filled
Forest Service SW Region Office
Forest Health Protection
Southwestern Region 333 Broadway SE Albuquerque, NM 87102
Learning the current forest health issues impacting native forests in New Mexico and their associated cause; assessing the impact of current insect outbreaks and elevated tree mortality linked to root disease and bark beetles; measuring forest stand conditions associated with insect, disease, and forest management events; surveying the extent and intensity of dwarf mistletoe infection on the national forests of New Mexico; mapping the occurrence of forest insects and diseases with tablet computers; and becoming familiar with the Forest Service community, structure, and protocols.
Interested applicants, please call Joshua Rosenau at 406-275-4056.