National Park Service

The National Park Service preserves unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. The Park Service cooperates with partners to extend the benefits of natural and cultural resource conservation and outdoor recreation throughout this country and the world.

National Park Service Fort Collins, CO, USA
Sep 26, 2019
Summary This position is located in Natural Resources Stewardship and Science, in the Inventory and Monitoring Division. Please visit   find a park   for additional park information. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities The incumbent will be responsible for developing and implementing the national landscape dynamics and/or climate monitoring protocols National Park Service administered lands included within the 32 Inventory & Monitoring Networks. In accomplishing this task, the incumbent will work with an interdisciplinary team of scientists, data management staff, and park managers to identify high priority resource issues, develop integrated and comprehensive approaches to monitoring and reporting the status and trends of resources for the purpose of establishing baseline reference conditions of park ecosystems. Specific duties include: Developing and carrying out statistically valid data collection methods, conducting analysis of complex data, and determining and documenting the significance of findings. Preparing scientific reports regarding the results of inventory and monitoring efforts, and summarizing new information for use by the scientific community, park staff, cooperators, and partners. Coordinating park-based ecological monitoring strategies and programs with those on adjacent lands for the purposes of achieving broad ecosystem protection and conservation strategies. Assisting natural resources management staff in parks, centers, and support offices by providing direct professional and programmatic advice and support. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com