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NYC Natural Resources Internship (ID: 109867) for Summer 2024


Dept of Environmental Conservation

47-40 21st Street
Long Island City , NY 11101
E-Mail: r2recruitment@dec.ny.gov

Division/Unit: MAR/FWL/LAF


Web Site: www.dec.ny.gov(New Window)


Proposal Information


Duties will include, but are not limited to:
- Assist Region 2 Fisheries, Wildlife, Habitat, Forestry, and Marine Resources staff on various projects.
- Learn about environmental permitting matters.
- Go on field visits.
- Assist in collection of field data
- Assist with enforcement of New York State Environmental Laws
- Paper file management (sort/verify and cull/file).
- Electronic document management (scan/name/e-file).
- Records Retention (prepare and package records/create transfer lists/send to retention).
All of our interns will also have the opportunity to attend educational seminars and field trips to key environmental sites around NYC. We work with city, federal and private partners throughout the summer and provide networking opportunities for young environmental professionals. Students can work remotely and will be expected to work in our Long Island City, Queens office at least part time.



ARC GIS and MS Office


Ability to follow instructions

Ability to work as a team member


Internship Areas: Agriculture, Environmental Conservation, Planning/Analysis/Research, Scientific Research

Logistical Information

Payment? Paid

Number of Hours: 30 or more

Location: Queens

Number of Interns Needed: 1

Desired Candidate Profile

Preferred Standing Sophomore

Minimum Standing: Sophomore

Degree Concentrations: Agricultural Studies, Environmental Studies, Liberal Arts, Natural Science