Jump to content
Ornithology Exchange
  • Cerulean Warbler Field Technician


    dwraybuck
    • Employer: University of Tennessee
      Location: One of three scenic study sites in either the Tennessee Cumberland Mountains, Kentucky’s Daniel Boone National Forest, or Vinton Furnace State Forest in Ohio
      Country: United States
      Last Date to Apply: 04/10/2019
      Open Until Filled: Yes

    AVIAN FIELD ASSISTANTS (5) needed for 6 weeks, beginning ~May 4, to assist with spot-mapping density surveys of Cerulean Warblers and other target species in eastern hardwood forests. We will also search for returning color-banded Cerulean Warblers and attempt to recapture any encountered birds that were geolocator-tagged in 2017 as part of a range-wide migratory connectivity project. Ability to identify eastern forest songbird by sight and sound is required, and previous experience with spot-mapping and/or point counts is preferred. Those with experience target-netting forest songbirds and with experience working with Cerulean Warblers will be given preference. There will be ~2 weeks of vegetation and habitat surveys, and so ability to identify eastern trees is also desired. Strong applicants will have a passion for bird conservation, be physically fit, be capable of working in a rugged forested setting (with steep slopes, dense vegetation, etc.), and work well in teams. Pay is $2250 for the ~six-week field season. Please send a cover letter highlighting your related field experience, a resume/CV, and contact information of three references to: Doug Raybuck at the University of Tennessee (email draybuck@vols.utk.edu).



    User Feedback

    Recommended Comments

    There are no comments to display.



    Join the conversation

    You are posting as a guest. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
    Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

    Guest
    Add a comment...

    ×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

      Only 75 emoji are allowed.

    ×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

    ×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

    ×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


Announcements

  • Help

    You can edit your own job posts if you sign in before you post. To edit a posted job, scroll to the bottom and click "Edit".

    If you need help with anything, post in the Jobs Board Support forum for fastest service or Contact Us.

×
×
  • Create New...