Project Code: USGS-USA-1

Wildlife Surveying Using Advanced Technology

Project Title Wildlife Surveying Using Advanced Technology
Project Summary Help analyze pictures of wildlife (moose, deer, carnivores) to understand how forest management affects biodiversity.
Country United States
Agency Geological Survey
DoS Office N/A
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 2
Project Description

The intern will process pictures from wildlife camera traps, learning to identify about a dozen mammal and other wildlife species taken in forests in New England. The intern will learn computer and analytical skills, as well as about the wildlife and natural areas of New England.

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Coding
Data analysis
Research
Additional Information

None