Opening: Archeological Assistant – FILLED

Helena-Lewis & Clark National Forest National Forest System 2880 Skyway Drive Helena, MT 59602 Assist the Forest Heritage Program with understanding and representing a Native American perspective during Section 106 National Historic Preservation Act field surveys, documentation, interpretation, and results. Winter work-Assist in writing archaeology site forms and survey reports.  Scan old site forms and… Read more

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… Read more

Student Profile: Jonathan White

After his first year at college, Forestry student Jonathan White spent the summer of 2017 as a Forest Service Resource Assistant conducting research at the Fort Valley Experimental Forest near Flagstaff, AZ. “We were collecting measurements of the forest overstory and for basal area, mostly of ponderosa pine,” he said. Rainfall in Fort Valley is roughly… Read more