Lakes Region Conservation Corps AmeriCorps MemberLakes Region Conservation Corps – Posted by alamoreaux
The Lakes Regions Conservation Corps (LRCC) is a 22.5 week AmeriCorps service program that develops skills and experiences for conservation professionals. LRCC members are the driving force behind many of the conservation efforts of New Hampshire's Lakes Region. The LRCC is based out of the Squam Lakes.Association at the following host sites with 18 total AmeriCorps positions available:• Lakes Region Conservation Trust (4), Center Harbor, NH • Lake Winnipesaukee Association (2), Meredith, NH • NH LAKES (2), Concord, NH • Newfound Lake Region Association (2), Bristol, NH • Squam Lakes Association (6), Holderness, NH • Squam Lakes Conservation Society (2), Holderness, NHKey responsibilities include (but are not limited to): • Work toward the eradication of invasive species in the lakes and watershed. • Maintain and construct regional trail networks. • Engage both youth and adults in environmental education. • Recruit and lead volunteer crews. • Support host site’s events, facilities and daily operations.Qualifications • Must be 18 years of age by May 20, 2019 • Must be covered by health insurance for duration of program • Must be a US citizen, US national, or legal permanent resident • Able to lift 50 pounds • Able to carry and use heavy tools while hiking (may not apply to all host sites) • Able to hike at least ...
- Date Posted
- 16 Jan 2019