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Aquatic Vegetation Intern

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The Aquatic Vegetation intern will assist staff biologists with field sampling of aquatic and floodplain forest plants on the Mississippi River in Minnesota from June through September 2021. Duties include being able to identify aquatic plants and terrestrial species, including trees; using and hauling a canoe; recording data on a field laptop; and organizing, maintaining, and repairing equipment. This will include trailering, launching, and operating motorboats, navigating with GPS, collecting, and identifying plant species and recording habitat data. 

The intern must be a student at an accredited educational institution and be receiving academic credit for this internship.

For more information and to apply, please visit the Minnesota Careers website (Careers in Minnesota State Government / Careers in the State of Minnesota ( and search Job ID 44837.