Alpine Watershed Group is looking for two AmeriCorps Fellows to serve as Wildfire Restoration and Forest Resiliency Fellows through California Climate Action Corps. California Climate Action Corps is currently accepting applications from those interested in serving for 11 months starting in September, to engage communities in climate action and education.
As AmeriCorps members, selected Fellows will serve 1700+ hours and learn real-world climate action skills through community projects, while being part of this unique program and statewide force of emerging leaders. Fellows at AWG will support post-fire restoration projects, work with partners to develop a Native Seed Volunteer Collection Program, and increase education and outreach throughout the community on best practices for resilient, sustainable forests.
Fellows will earn a stipend of up to $33,000 (spread over 11 months) and combined education awards of $10,000 upon completion to pay educational expenses at eligible schools and training programs or repay qualified student loans.
The position description specifically for Alpine Watershed Group can be found here under the Northern California category. Apply by the June 30 priority deadline!