Wildlife Biology Technician / Sponsored Rock-Climber

I conduct wildlife surveys along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

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Day to Day

A typical day involves setting out wildlife traps and conducting surveys to establish a baseline of species along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Afterwards, I climb outside or train for 2 - 3 hours in a climbing gym.

Advice for Getting Started

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Join as many groups as possible that are relevant. In college, most research labs would love extra help which gives you more experience and confidence than simply learning through a text book.

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