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Gowanus Canal Conservancy is seeking three (3) interns to assist with our Community Science Water Quality program during Fall 2024. Each intern will lead small groups of grade 5-12 students in hands-on education activities relating to water quality in the Gowanus Canal, help with set-up and clean-up for outdoor field trips, and assist in workshop facilitation for educators. Participating students investigate the Gowanus Canal’s water qualities, ways in which it relates to local ecology, and the major issues the waterway faces today in a 90 minute session. Students will learn how they can be stewards of the Gowanus Canal and other NYC waterways.

Full role description and qualifications can be found here.

To Apply:

Apply at this link by August 4th, 2024.

Gowanus Canal Conservancy is a community-based non-profit organization dedicated to facilitating the development of a resilient, vibrant, open space network centered on the Gowanus Canal through activating and empowering community stewardship of the Gowanus Watershed. 

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Gowanus Canal Conservancy is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates of all racial, ethnic and religious backgrounds to apply. GCC strongly recommends that employees stay up-to-date with the COVID-19 vaccine as recommended by the CDC.