Conservation-minded people sought for Nevada AmeriCorps

Eastern Sierra Land Trust is calling all interested people to apply to be part of the Sierra Nevada AmeriCorps Partnership (SNAP) based in Bishop, Calif. The SNAP program places 27 AmeriCorps members at different conservation agencies and organizations throughout the Sierra Nevada to conduct watershed restoration and monitoring, watershed education, and volunteer recruitment and support.

ESLT is seeking enthusiastic conservation-minded people to devote a year to to the preservation of Eastern Sierra natural resources and sustainable communities.

For information, contact Mary McGurke at or call (760) 873-4554. Applications are due by Oct. 8, 2010. Applications are available online at www.sierranevadaalliance.or/programs.