The South Puget Sound Program - Avian Field Technician - will primarily assist with seasonal bird surveys on Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM). Primary survey species include streaked horned lark, western bluebirds, Oregon vesper sparrow, and potentially other prairie and woodland species. Survey work includes field work as well as data entry and data management. Technician will survey for, and map territories of adult larks and locate, monitor, and document outcome of nests at prairie training sites and active airfields on JBLM. Technician will clearly collect data, meticulously manage it, and be detail oriented in observation and documentation. The position will also support habitat restoration activities, which may include invasive plant control, woodland understory enhancement, and controlled burning.
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