**Please note this is a 10 week full time paid internship with a start date of early June. This internship is located in Durango, CO. No relocation assistance is available.**
Individuals looking to burnish their public lands policy, community organizing, writing and communication skills will find our Conservation Department to be a fast-paced, high-energy place where they can learn about public lands protection with a focus on defending our public land laws and pro-conservation policies from attacks from Congress and the Administration; as well as a building a broader constituency to support it. This internship will also help build support for proactive wilderness proposals, primarily the San Juan Mountains Wilderness Act. The intern will focus on a broad variety of tasks associated with both defending public lands and advocating for their protection, as well as building unique and diverse constituencies to support them as well as conservation as a whole
Interns will be immersed in public land defense and protection, as well as working to grow the constituency for public lands protection from day one, and will be involved in:
TWS is an equal opportunity employer and actively works to ensure fair and equal treatment of its employees and constituents regardless of culture, socioeconomic status, race, marital or family situation, gender, age, ethnicity, religious beliefs, physical ability, veteran status or sexual orientation.
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