Help restore Interlaken Park

Help restore Interlaken Park’s natural area forest through invasive plant removal, mulching and tree planting. Position title: Neighborhwoods 2014 Forest Restoration Project Name of organization:Friends of Interlaken Park Time commitment: 4 hours Skill requirements: Require group of up to 25 volunteer’s majoring in Sustainable Landscapes…, Gardening…Urban Ecology, and or no experience require just your desire working a few… Read More

Conservation Northwest Special Events Internship

Conservation Northwest is seeking a Special Events Intern (Based in Seattle) Special events are an integral part of fundraising for most non-profit organizations, and Conservation Northwest would like to extend the opportunity to be a part of bringing together our annual Hope for a Wild Future auction, which will be held on April 1st in… Read More

One-Time opportunity with Friends of Interlaken

Friends of Interlaken – Boren Park is seeking up to 38 volunteer’s specializIng in Sustainable Landscapes, Gardening, Urban Forest Riparian Restoration – Ecology. Time commitment: five hours Skill requirements: habitat restoration, carpentry, fence building, trail maintenance, gardening, planting, able to lift, push, pull, work on uneven terrain, dry and or wetland conditions Start/End date: September 27, 2014 Location: 21st Ave…. Read More

Fiddleheads Forest School Intern @ UW Botanic Gardens

The Fiddlehead Forest School is a nature-based preschool at the UW Botanic Gardens. In September 2013 we opened to our first two classes of preschoolers. Our program is rooted in nature and exists almost entirely outdoors at the Washington Park Arboretum, our 230-acre classroom comprised of forests, wetlands and meadows.  Our goal is to support… Read More

Cedar River Salmon Journey Intern

The Cedar River Salmon Journey (CRSJ) provides opportunities for over 10,000 annual visitors to learn about Cedar River salmon, watershed health, and the everyday actions we can all take to help salmon thrive. Volunteer naturalists provide interpretative programs at salmon viewing locations along the Cedar River in October, as well as at other locations throughout… Read More

Seeking a Habitat Restoration Intern

The Volunteer Habitat Restoration Program (VHR) engages youth and adult volunteers in hands-on restoration activities. Volunteer activities include the removal of invasive species and weed suppression, planting of native plants, watering, weeding, mulching, and monitoring. The VHR internship focuses on learning and understanding the habitat restoration process and assisting with volunteer events, including volunteer management… Read More

Install solar panels in Costa Rica

Green Life Volunteers is recruiting Solar Power Participants for a workshop/ course in Costa Rica. The course starts March 2015 and goes for 2 weeks (shorter periods may be possible – just ask us). We are going to install Solar Panels on public buildings in a small rural community in Costa Rica. An ideal volunteer… Read More

Help develop outdoor education program at Leschi Elementary

This upcoming 2014-2015 school year, Leschi Elementary, a K-5 Seattle Public School, is hoping to complement the school’s science curriculum with outdoor education.  The school is located near  Frink park and Peppi’s woods as well as has a one year old garden. The school is seeking people interested in helping execute the educational programs and guiding students through the curriculum. … Read More

Northwest Natural Resource Group is seeking a Marketing Intern

The Northwest Natural Resource Group (NNRG) is a conservation and rural economic development non‐profit organization based in Seattle, Washington (see NNRG’s mission is to use the marketplace to restore forests and local economies. Dedicated to promoting a sustainable, environmentally sound economy in the forestlands and watersheds of the Pacific Northwest, we focus on the… Read More

Paid Fall internship with Forterra

Forterra is looking for a team of young people, aged 18-26, who would be available 10 hours a week from September through mid-November. A $700 stipend will be awarded at the end of the internship, or in two $350 amounts (at the mid-point and at the end). Three interns will work as a team to… Read More