Montana Public Lands Fellow

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American Rivers’ Montana Public Lands Fellow will work closely with the Northern Rockies Director and other members of the Northern Rockies team to implement our river conservation goals in Montana. The Fellow will be an active participant in Montanans for Healthy Rivers, a coalition seeking to win new Wild and Scenic River designations on federal public lands in western Montana; conduct research in the field and in the office; conduct grassroots outreach to a variety of audiences; engage in the development of forest plan revisions, resource management plan revisions, and Comprehensive River Management Plans (CRMPs) on federal public lands; assist the Northern Rockies team in planning and implementing special events; and participate in other campaigns, projects and activities as needed. The Fellow will have the opportunity to attend a variety of internal and external trainings aimed at building skills in public policy, campaign management, grassroots outreach and media engagement. The Montana Public Lands Fellow will also have the opportunity to collaborate with American Rivers staff based in other field offices and participate on internal teams including our Wild and Scenic Rivers/Public Lands Team. This position is fully-funded for two years, with the possibility of being extended depending on funding. For additional information, please visit

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