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Interns are an essential part of operations at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Once selected, you will become a dynamic member of our skilled and motivated team. Together we will harness the power of communication, science, and innovation to increase the visitors’ enjoyment and understanding of wildlife refuges while actively monitoring and protecting the wildlife that call this refuge home.

Sound like your kind of place? You supply the time and interest, and we’ll provide the experience of a lifetime.

Application Period - CLOSED


Please contact Laurel Wilkerson, Park Ranger, about visitor services internships via 757-336-6122 x2310 or

Please contact Emarie Ayala, Wildlife Biologist about shorebird & vegetation monitoring and management internships via 757-336-6122 x2320 or