Take a Friday break – plant a tree! Help reforest UNBC’s Shane Creek greenbelt..
Come plant some trees with us tomorrow !.
UNBC’s Aleza Lake Research Forest in partnership with UNBC’s Green Fund will be planting trees near Ceremonial Way. Come out and plant a tree or several anytime between 11:00am and 4:00pm Friday July 25th!
We are inviting applications to fill our Senior Forestry Internship. The position is open to students currently enrolled or graduating this year from a natural resources management program (undergraduate or graduate level).
The work term is May 5 through Nov. 28 of 2014 (7 month term).
This is an excellent opportunity to be involved in a broad range of forest projects. Projects planned for 2014 include:
Forest Planning and Stand Assessments
Strategic assessment of 25-50 year old plantations and second growth stands, including the development of treatment recommendations
Silvicultural projects for the enhancement of forest productivity
Operations and Silvicultural Obligations
Mechanical brushing and other silvicultural treatments as needed
Silvicultural surveys and assessments
Installation and re-measurement of various research trials
Assist diverse research projects as needed
Educational Programs and Infrastructure
Design and layout for various forestry demonstration sites.