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Museum and Archival Collections Intern – 600 hours

Museum and Archival Collections Intern – 600 hours Location: Williamsport, MD, USA Closes: October 25, 2021 Department: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park-Cultural Hourly Salary ($): 15.00 Contact Email:waso_cr-intern@nps.gov Qualifications: Applicants must demonstrate strong computer, research, writing, and organizational skills. All interested students and recent graduates are encouraged to apply. Job Description The successful […]

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USGS EESC Seeking IACUC Volunteer

At U.S. Geological Survey Eastern Ecological Science Center (EESC), we have an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC). The committee focuses on ensuring animals are captured, maintained, and utilized in a manner that facilitates – through the promotion of animal welfare – the highest standards of biological science. Major activities include evaluating research proposals […]

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NOAA Announces FY22 Notice of Funding Opportunity to Expedite Harmful Algal Bloom Control Technologies

NOAA Announces FY22 Notice of Funding Opportunity to Expedite Harmful Algal Bloom Control Technologies Eligibility: Eligible applicants are non-federal partner institutions of the NOAA approved Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit (CESU), http://www.cesu.psu.edu/. Of the 17 CESUs across the nation, NOAA is a member of 10: North and West Alaska, California, Hawaii-Pacific Islands, South Florida-Caribbean, Gulf Coast, […]

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Second Century Stewardship: Science for America’s National Parks

Second Century Stewardship: Science for America’s National Parks 2022 Research Fellowship – Request for Proposals Application Deadline: October 28, 2022 5:00 pm Eastern. Background The partners of the Second Century Stewardship announce the availability of fellowships to support research in Acadia National Park. Founded in 2016, Second Century Stewardship (SCS) is a public-private partnership led […]

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Dr. Matt Fitzpatrick named new CHWA CESU Director

Dr. Matt Fitzpatrick has recently been named the Associate Director for Research at the Appalachian Laboratory of the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science. He joins recently named Appalachian Laboratory Director Dr. David Nelson on the Laboratory’s new leadership team.  As part of his new role at the Laboratory, Fitzpatrick will also serve as […]

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CHWA CESU funded project leads to Bear Rocks NNL designation

by Rhonda Schwinabart, host staff, based on material from previous releases by NPS and University of Richmond  In January 2021, the Bear Rocks and Allegheny Front Preserve became the 600th National Natural Landmark (NNL) of the United States, thanks in part to the research efforts Dr. Todd Lookingbill and Dr. Dave Kitchen of the University […]

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CHWA CESU launches new projects database

By Rhonda Schwinabart, host staff  In spring 2021, the Chesapeake Watershed (CHWA) CESU launched a new cloud-based projects database hosted on AirTable. Designed by Katie Kline, a staff member at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science Appalachian Laboratory (host institution), the new database makes use of recently verified and updated project data, streamlines […]

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CHWA CESU 2021 Renewal Update

By Rhonda Schwinabart, Host staff  The Chesapeake Watershed (CHWA) CESU is pleased to announce that we have been renewed for another five-years!  The CHWA CESU is one of seventeen (17) regional CESUs in the national network, and like those other regional CESUs, it operates under a five-year cooperative joint venture agreement between federal and research […]

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