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Audubon Minnesota is seeking one or two seasonal point-count technician to assist in our long-term bottomland forest bird surveys for the Upper Mississippi River system. Working under the Conservation Manager, Point Count Technicians will assist in conducting point-count surveys on islands and areas along the Mississippi River during the spring/summer. Technicians will also assist in associated data entry and quality assurance, as well as data analysis.
This position starts May 23rd until July 1st (dates may vary due to river conditions). Some weekend and holiday work may be required. Housing is not provided. Applicants will be accepted until the position is filled.
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