AmeriCorps Positions Available

AmeriCorps Positions Available

The Conservation Trust for North Carolina is the new host organization for AmeriCorps Project GEOS, a ten-month national service program in environmental education and outreach. Project GEOS stands for Growing Environmental Opportunities through Service. Our program seeks to reconnect people with the outdoors and to develop future leaders in conservation. AmeriCorps members in Project GEOS […]

Key Property Conserved on Blue Ridge Parkway

Key Property Conserved on Blue Ridge Parkway

CTNC issued a news release on January 22 announcing its recent purchase of a 10-acre property in Jackson County that adjoins both the Blue Ridge Parkway and a recently opened segment of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail. Hikers can access this section of trail from Waterrock Knob or directly off the Parkway near Woodfin Cascades Overlook. The […]

Max Mukelabai Diversity Internships Accepting Applications

Max Mukelabai Diversity Internships Accepting Applications

The Max Mukelabai Diversity Internship Program is now accepting applications for summer 2015 (view open positions here). This is an innovative internship program for minority undergraduate and graduate college students. Through this program, the Conservation Trust, local land trusts and other partners connect promising students to careers in conservation through full-time, 10-week, paid internships. Our […]

NC Youth Conservation Corps Now Accepting Applications

NC Youth Conservation Corps Now Accepting Applications

Join the NC Youth Conservation Corps for Summer 2015 Work together. Learn something new every day. Learn backcountry outdoor skills. Meet challenges. Practice leadership. Earn internship credit. Get paid for your work. Build and repair trails. Construct boardwalk bridges across wetlands. Remove invasive species. Restore wildlife habitat. Create natural playgrounds for young children. Preserve cultural […]