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Requests for Statements of Interest/
Funding Opportunities 

  • Request for Statement of Interest
    Agency: Department of the Navy
    Number: N62473-14-2-0013
    Project Title: Vegetation Community Mapping at Chocolate Mountains Aerial Gunnery Range, Marine Corps Air Station Yuma
    Date: Statements of Interest due by 20 Aug 2014
    Brief Description of Anticipated Work:
    The purpose of this is to develop a vegetation map for the CMAGR that is currently under management by MCAS Yuma. The vegetation map will be used to provide for land management of the range by assisting in the identification of rare and/or sensitive vegetation types, and by developing a baseline for which to gauge vegetation changes. In addition, a flora collection will be compiled, with specimens archived at two herbaria, to be used as vouchers for future plant identification purposes.
    Period of Performance. The period of performance for this Cooperative Agreement will be dependent upon the final proposal selected, but is expected to be 18 months. The work is anticipated to begin in September 2014.
    Point of Contact Information:
    Mr. Reagan Pablo, Contract Specialist Environmental Acquisition Core Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southwest
    1220 Pacific Highway San Diego, CA 92132 619.532.2090
    Additional Details
    Terms-For Profit

Job Opportunities

  • Title: Archeology Technician (Resources Management)
    Department: Department of Interior
    Agency: National Park Service
    Job Announcement: IMDZ-15-029
    Salary Range: $43,389.00 to $62,297.00/year
    Series & Grade: GS-0102-08
    Promotion Potential: 09
    Duty Location: Pipe Springs National Monument Moccasin, AZ
    Major Duties: This position is the resource management staff for Pipe spring National Monument.  The position reports directly to the park superintendent.  The position has responsibility for knowledge of all cultural and natural resources of the Monument and for advising on, planning for, and executing the management of said resources.  Specific responsibilities include historic preservation planning, tracking and documentation related to historic structures and cultural landscapes; monitoring of archeological resources, and assisting in archeological investigations; monitoring natural resources – vegetation, wildlife, and geological/hydrological resources, and restoration work related thereto; GPS and GIS data accumulation and retrieval; coordination with Park Curator to assure proper identification and transfer of material and archival items into park museum collections; coordination and initiation of all National Environmental Policy Act and National Preservation Act compliance actions, and review of such actions initiated by others.  The position receives professional level support from higher graded resource management specialists at ZION, IMRO and other NPS offices.  Prepares reports.  Recruits, and supervises volunteers, student interns, and occasionally seasonal employees.  Assists in the coordination of frequent cross-boundary resource management activities with the Kaibab Band of Paiute Indians.
    USA Job Announcement
    Telephone:( 928) 643-7105

  • Title: Cultural Resources Specialist
    Agency: AZDEMA - FMO ENV
    Location: Papago Park Military Reservation, Phoenix. AZ

    Recruitment # Job ID 11918
    Salary Range:  $16.0746 - $28.7560 per hour - State Grade 19
    Date: Open Until Filled
    Additional Details

  • Title: Natural Resource Scientist 3 - Archaeologist
    Agency: Department of Natural Resources
    Location: Washington state

    Recruitment # 2014-08-6608-08116
    Salary Range:   $4,322 - $5,668 per month  plus a comprehensive benefit package and retirement
    Date: Open until filled - first review Sept. 2, 2014
    Desirable Qualifications:Demonstrated knowledge of non-archaeological cultural resources (traditional cultural properties, traditional materials, etc.).Knowledge of DNR cultural resource-related programs, policies and procedures. Experience in preparing and presenting training materials in field and office settings. Demonstrated knowledge of state archaeological and historic inventory information and the Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation database. Knowledge of GPS and GIS systems and ability to read and create maps through ArcGIS/ArcVIEW. Experience in or knowledge of creating and utilizing cultural resource predictive models. Knowledge of cultural resource management in the context of wildfire resource protection.
    Please contact Nicole Jacobsen at 360-902-1788 / or e-mail us at


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Internship/ Fellowship Opportunities


  • The 12th Biennial Scientific Conference on the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
    The Program Committee of the 12th Biennial Scientific Conference on the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem is pleased to announce the next conference in this series, which will focus on the challenges and opportunities posed by crossing environmental, disciplinary, and jurisdictional boundaries. The conference will be held October 6‒8, 2014 in Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.  The Greater Yellowstone biennial scientific conference series, initiated in 1991, encourages awareness and application of wide-ranging, high-caliber scientific work on the region's natural and cultural resources. These conferences, with the active involvement of professional societies and other institutions, provide a much-needed forum for knowledge-sharing among hundreds of researchers, park managers, and the general public. They attract world-class speakers and are interdisciplinary by design. 
    Please visit the conference website at:12thbiennialscienceconference  for additional information as it becomes available. You may also email: 

  • Science for Parks - Parks for Science - The Next Century
    Location: UC Berkeley
    Dates: March 25-27, 2015
    Abstract submission deadline: Nov. 1, 2014
    In partnership with National Geographic and the National Park Service.
    Cross-cutting themes include:
    (1) the purpose of national parks and their relevancy today; (2) challenges and opportunities of implementing the Organic Act, which established the National Park Service, and its dictate “to conserve unimpaired” in a world with a
    rapidly changing climate, invasive species, and shifting pathogens and disturbance regimes; (3) connecting people to parks in a future with shifting demographics and increased urbanization that dissociates people from nature; (4) parks as coupled natural-human systems connected to regional landscapes; and (5) visions of the future of parks and conservation science in a world with declining biodiversity and budgets.

Trainings and Workshops


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