Author Archives: Rhonda Schwinabart

ASSESSMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCE CONDITION FOR the APPALACHIAN NATIONAL SCENIC TRAIL (ME, NH, VT, MA, CT, NY, NJ, PA, MD, WV, VA, TN, NC, GA)

United States Department of the Interior NATIONAL PARK SERVICE Northeast Region November 16, 2017 REQUEST FOR STATEMENTS OF INTEREST and QUALIFICATIONS  Project Title: ASSESSMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCE CONDITION FOR the APPALACHIAN NATIONAL SCENIC TRAIL (ME, NH, VT, MA, CT, NY, NJ, PA, MD, WV, VA, TN, NC, GA) Responses to this Request for Statements of […]

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National Park Contributions to the History of Science Graduate Student Symposium

National Park Contributions to the History of Science Graduate Student Symposium Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, 12:00 – 2:00 EST John Muir Room, Dept of the Interior Building Off-site? Register for the webinar: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7837708496459946241 What do the hot springs of Yellowstone, the plant communities of Indiana Dunes, and the Pleistocene fossils of Tule Springs have in […]

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Historian Position Available (Announcement Number: IMDE-18-014)

HISTORIAN Announcement Number: IMDE-18-014 The National Park Service, Intermountain Region, Heritage Partnerships Program Historic American Building Survey (HABS), Historic American Engineering Record (HAER), and Historic American Landscapes Survey (HALS) Program, Denver, Colorado will soon be announcing an opening for a Historian, GS-0170-07/09 Full Performance GS-12. As a Historian for the National Park Service you will […]

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NCPTT has announced the 2018 Grants Call for Proposals

NCPTT has announced the 2018 Grants Call for Proposals for innovative research that develops new technologies or adapts existing technologies to preserve cultural resources. NPS offices are eligible to apply as well as partners.  NCPTT welcomes more cultural landscape projects.  Note the deadline is Jan 4, 2018. Historic landscape grants funded in the last five (5) years include […]

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Are We There Yet? Preservation of Roadside Architecture and Attractions Symposium Call for Presentations, Papers and Posters

 April 10-12,  2018,  Tulsa, Oklahoma The symposium will bring together architects, engineers, landscape architects, site managers, conservators, facility managers, and other cultural resource professionals to discuss issues related to the preservation of roadside features, such as:The National Center for Preservation Technology and Training (NCPTT) will host a three-day symposium on the preservation of roadside architecture […]

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The Cultural Landscape Foundation Seeks Project Associate

Project Associate Working from the foundation’s offices in Washington, D.C., the successful candidate will support TCLF’s various programs, including What’s Out There®, Landslide®, and Pioneers of American Landscape Design®. Specific tasks include writing texts, conducting research, photography and photo editing, website content management, basic graphic design, and event planning. Excellent writing skills, attention to detail, […]

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Large Lakes Observatory (University of Minnesota Duluth) Announces Postdoctoral Opportunity in Sediment Biogeochemistry

Large Lakes Observatory seeks a postdoctoral researcher to investigate sediment biogeochemistry in the framework of a NSF-funded project on the role of benthic communities in coupled C-N-P dynamics in the Great Lakes. A successful candidate will join an interdisciplinary team of biogeochemists, ecologists, and modelers to investigate how recent large-scale changes in the profundal benthic […]

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Washington Biologists’ Field Club Announces 2018 Research Awards Competition

2018 Research Awards Competition of the Washington Biologists’ Field Club Website: www.pwrc.usgs.gov/resshow/perry/bios/WBFCHome.htm Purpose: The Washington Biologists’ Field Club (WBFC), organized in 1900, annually provides competitive grants to support field research on the natural history of the Mid-Atlantic Region of the United States. The WBFC welcomes proposals that consider aspects of natural history, systematics, biodiversity, ecology, […]

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