Student Conservation Association seeks Monarch Conservation Interns

The SCA intern will support prairie restoration efforts and conduct seed collection throughout the Houston area and on City Park lands. This position will be focused on establishment and restoration of approximately 85 acres of prairie habitat within four City of Houston parks. The intern will participate in native seed collection and propagation of native species in the Houston Parks & Recreation Department’s greenhouse. The intern will conduct restoration activities at prairie sites including invasive species removal and installation of native vegetation. Additionally, the intern will lead crews and volunteers in restoration activities and assist in organizing community volunteer planting events at prairie sites. The position will include volunteer coordination and recruitment activities, vegetation and wildlife monitoring, and educational activities with community members and school groups. For more information and to apply, visit www.thesca.org.