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May 7
Earth Day Clean-ups
various locations

May 9
Friends of the Malden River meeting, 6:30-8PM Cambridge Health Alliance, 195 Canal Street, Malden

May 11
DCR Public Meeting re: MacDonald Park in Medford, 6:30PM
200 River's Edge Dr., Medford

May 14
Early bib pick-up for Herring Run & Paddle, 11am-1pm
Sports Authority at Assembly Row, 133 Middlesex Ave, Somerville

May 15
Herring Run & Paddle
32 Shore Dr., Somerville, MA
Registration begins at 8:00AM

June 7
Committee Meeting, 7-9PM
Tufts University, Tisch College of Citizenship & Public Service, Lincoln Filene Hall, Rabb Room, 10 Upper Campus Road, Medford

June 14
Flatbread Pizza Dough Raiser
45 Day St., Somerville, MA

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Friday
Feb012013

Summer 2013 Internships Available

The Mystic River Watershed Association is happy to offer internship opportunities for summer 2013:

1) Water Quality Monitoring Internship (Cyanobacteria) - 2 positions available - will gather data on Cyanobacteria populations and key water quality parameters from approximately ten water bodies to safeguard the public health of residents who live in the watershed.

2) Aquatic Invasive Management Internship (Water Chestnut) - assist in organizing an effort to remove the invasive species Water Chestnut (Trapa natans) from the Mystic River. Responsibilities include organizing and assisting group and community events and managing teams of volunteers to remove plants from the river by canoe.

3) Herring Habitat Monitoring Internship - 2 positions available - assist in a scientific study on habitat and river herring populations from May 6 through August 30.

Help coordinate community water chestnut removal events!For all positions, the exact dates can be flexible depending on the candidate. These are unpaid positions.
The Mystic River Watershed Association is based in Arlington, MA and is accessible via several bus routes.
The Mystic River Watershed Association is an equal opportunity employer.

We hope you'll consider joining our TEAM!

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