Celebrate Birds

Celebrate Birds raises awareness of bird conservation initiatives through monitoring, research, outreach, and education.

Environment for the Americas has established numerous partnerships with government agencies and nonprofit organizations to create the Celebrate Birds program— a program that introduces diverse early career professionals to bird conservation studies and nature-based educational programs.

Support important bird conservation efforts through our Celebrate Birds internship program which focuses on nature-based educational projects and bird conservation and research.


Qualification requirements:


  • Under Direct Hire Authority and Public Land Corps requirements, as provided by the Office of Personnel Management, you MUST be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. legal resident to be eligible for any position.
  • Must be between 18 and 30 years of age.
  • If you are a veteran, you may apply up to age 35.
  • Related educational background and interests preferred.

Internship Blog

Lichen in Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Lichen is an impressive, yet often overlooked organism. We frequently see it growing on trees, rocks, or mosses. There are many kinds of lichen, with some looking flat and dusty like, and others having leaf-like offshoots. What really is lichen, and what makes it so

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Birding with USFWS!

This past week, I got invited by Ranger Marybelle Quinata with the US Fish and Wildlife Service to help with a birding program at their Litekyan Wildlife Refuge. For the program, I taught 3-6 year olds from the Young Learner’s Center about seabirds on Guam,

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An Experience to Remember

“Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art…. It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival.” ― C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves Wow! Today I am sitting at my desk for the last time, writing my final blog before

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Talaya Fishing in Guam

Hi! I made this video to educate more people about Talaya — or net fishing — in Guam. I have included the script below. Enjoy 🙂

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Saint Johns County Fishing Colab!

At the beginning of the internship, we were offered an opportunity to work alongside Saint Johns County Parks and Rec department. After previous programs, my favorite has been the last event we are holding with their groups of kids. Our outreach team teaches the children

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