Forestry girl in a grand communications world

Capping fence posts with tin cans to increase visibility for sage grouse at Old Man on His Back, SK (Photo by Mark Taylor)

If you told me six months ago that my second UBC forestry co-op work term would be with the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) working as the national communications intern, I probably wouldn’t have believed you. Fast-forward nine weeks, and...

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Help! I want to get a job working in conservation: 10 practical tips to help get you on the path to your dream gig

NCC student intern Liam Murphy (Photo by NCC)

NCC student intern Liam Murphy (Photo by NCC)

OK, so you love animals. You sleep and breathe nature. And you want to work in the field of conservation. Super! Now here’s the hard part: figuring out how to land your dream gig. The most common question I receive, by far, is how to get a...

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