Native Garden/Horticulture Internship

Employer
Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy
Location
Palos Verdes Peninsula, California
Salary
This is an unpaid internship.
Posted
Jun 06, 2019
Closes
Aug 05, 2019
Ref
Conservation2019
Sector
Nonprofit
Employment Type
Internship
Salary Type
Unpaid

The Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy (PVPLC) manages over 1600 acres of open space on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, and two nature centers with native plant demonstration gardens. The PVPLC engages volunteers in the development and maintenance of native plant gardens in order to demonstrate how gardening with native plants is beneficial for the environment.

The Native Plant Garden Intern will work under the direction of the Garden Manager to learn about native plant gardening practices to enhance the visual aesthetic of the White Point Native Plant Garden. Tasks will include weeding, pruning, mulching, trail repairs, and planting shrubs. All skills will be taught by the Garden Manager and tools and gloves will be provided. Internship occurs every Saturday from 10am to 4pm at White Point Nature Center.

To apply please email your resume and cover letter to:

Bgoldsmith@pvplc.org

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