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    This position is part of the R5-Division of Natural Resources. As a Fish and Wildlife Biologist you will serve as a Natural Resource Planner providing staff direction on biological issues affecting management and operation of the refuge system within the region.

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    As a Fish and Wildlife Biologist (Natural Resources Planner) your duties will include, but are not limited to the following:

    • Identify Refuge resources of concern and develop population and habitat objectives for those resources
    • Develop and review Comprehensive Conservation Plans, Habitat Management Plans, Inventory and Monitoring Plans, NEPA documents, and other agency compliance and planning documents
    • Work with Refuge staff and outside experts to develop Refuge planning documents
    • Provide technical support to the Refuge Planning team in the areas of GIS applications, mapping, and other databases
    • Work with GIS specialists and managers to develop databases and apply data analysis as a decision-making tool in the planning process
    • Advise on proper collection, input, retrieval, manipulation, analysis, and output of geo-referenced data
    • Develop clear and complete written documents understandable by the general public and effective for refuge manager and staff implementation

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position to attend meetings, training, or to perform field work.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/545666300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.