University of Wyoming – Wyoming Conservation Corps

Dept. 3394, 1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071-2000
307-766-3048
Director: Patrick Harrington
Based in Albany County with statewide projects
http://wyoconservationcorps.org/ http://www.uwyo.edu/reslife-dining/wcc/
Will recruit 10 Quarter-Time & 30 Minimum-Time members
The mission of the Wyoming Conservation Corps (WCC) is to connect young adults in Wyoming to a diverse array of hands-on natural resource and environmental management experiences, and to promote leadership, through the completion of service projects that benefit lands in Wyoming. WCC have AmeriCorps members who will perform work in all parts of Wyoming, which includes trail work, chainsaw projects, wildlife friendly fencing, historic preservation, habitat restoration and recreation projects. AmeriCorps members will be responsible for constructing or maintaining trail as well of other positive environmental stewardship outcomes, in addition to leveraging volunteers.