backcountry stream corps

NOW RECRUITING
HIGH SCHOOL-AGED CREW MEMBERS!

WEN is currently seeking high school-aged (15-18 years of age) individuals who like to ride bikes and are interested in working outdoors in the Rattlesnake Recreation Area to become part of our 5-6 member crew this summer. 

Spend two weeks with WEN exploring and learning about the importance of a healthy watershed through stream monitoring on Rattlesnake Creek. 

Training will include stream monitoring procedures, GPS 101, Leave No Trace principles, and safety gear.

Indigenous land acknowledgment and Native American cultural connections will be an integral part of each day.

Qualifications: 

  • Experienced mountain bikers - we will be biking with our gear to the sites (3-6 miles daily!) 

  • Enjoy walking/hiking

  • Comfortable in a stream/river (knee depth)

  • Good at following directions, completing tasks and working collaboratively as part of a team.

Stipends provided! 

Crew members will be paid a stipend of $200 at the end of the two weeks. 

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS THROUGH MAY 1ST

Orientation: June 27

Week 1: June 28 - July 1

Week 2: July 6 - July 9 

WEN welcomes, embraces and respects the diversity of all people, identities, and cultures and we encourage anyone interested in the outdoors to apply!

MEET YOUR LEADERS

Contact Us

water@montanawatershed.org

(406) 541-9287

PO Box 9201

Missoula, MT 59807

Office closed due to COVID-19

802 E. Front St.

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