Opportunity Details

Coastal Field Volunteer- Galveston Bay

Sponsoring Program: Coastal Fisheries Region 1

Assists TPWD - Coastal Fisheries Biologists and Wildflife Technicians with the collecting, processing and reporting data from marine activities in the ecosystem. Specific methodology may include use of sampling gears (bag seines, gill nets, trawls and oyster dredges.) Interaction with the public- Outreach/educational youth events. Normal workweek is 8-5 Monday through Friday, with frequent hours to include early mornings, late evenings and weekends.

Facility: Dickinson Marine Lab

Region: Gulf Coast

1502 FM 517 East

Dickinson, TX 77539


Minimum Age: 18

Coastal Fisheries Region 1

Derek York

(281) 534-0115

Must wear appropriate field gear including closed toe shoes aboard all research vessels. May need rain gear for inclement weather.
Must bring adequate supply of drinking water.