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    As a Fish Biologist you will be responsible for working on fish and aquatic species projects at a Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office.

    This is a Term appointment, not-to-exceed 13 months, which can be extended for a total appointment of 4 years.

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    • Conducting biological surveys of waters for the preservation and development of fisheries in large river systems &/or the Great Lakes
    • Conducting studies of all factors affecting fish and aquatic species populations, such as food conditions, population balance, chemical and biological factors, quality of spawning areas
    • Using automated data processing equipment to enter, process, and summarize fishery data for reports
    • Preparing and presenting papers to the field
    • Keeping alert to maintenance and repair of vehicles, boats, electrofishing gear, and other specialized fishery management equipment.
    • Providing technical assistance inside and outside the Service

    Travel Required

    50% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0482 Fish Biology

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