Apply by October 16th, 2020 to be considered for the summer 2021 internship positions.
Alex Fraser Research Forest (AFRF) Undergraduate Internship Opportunities
September 25, 2020 Author: Forestry Digest
Posted in: Jobs & Volunteer Board
During the 2017 lightning-ignited fires in the Alex Fraser Research Forest, a 10,000-hectare parcel of crown land managed by the Faculty of Forestry to provide teaching and research opportunities. Resources and equipment were immediately deployed to suppress the fires. This included the construction of fireguards, areas strategically cleared of trees and other vegetation that serve as barriers around the perimeter of a wildfire. Fireguards work to stop a fire’s spread by removing all sources of fuel.Read More Alex Fraser Fireguard Rehabilitation Plan Addresses Forest Values
Apply by October 16th, 2020 to be considered for undergraduate research assistant positions in Malcolm Knapp Research Forest for summer 2021.Read More Malcolm Knapp Research Forest Undergraduate Research Assistant
Toronto Star and dozens of other media outlets extensively covered UBC Faculty of Forestry’s Dr Tara Martin’s research that revealed 102 Fraser River estuary species are at risk of disappearing.Read More Fraser River Estuary Species at Risk of Extinction, Researchers Warn