The Colorado Natural Heritage Program (CNHP) seeks an experienced GIS Analyst / Wetland Ecologist to carry out wetland mapping projects in Colorado. The successful candidates will use automated and manual computer processing to convert existing hard-copy U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) National Wetland Inventory (NWI) maps to digital spatial data. The position will also update selected NWI maps through photo interpretation of color infrared aerial imagery and field verification. For certain projects, supplemental data analysis and report writing may be required. In addition to wetland mapping, the Wetland Mapping GIS Specialist / Ecologist may also conduct field work in the summer months on wetland condition assessment projects.
Old vs. new wetland mapping
Applications will be accepted for consideration through
September 24, 2012.
To apply and view a complete position description, please visit:
CSU is an EO/AA employer. Colorado State University conducts background checks on all final candidates.
Typical sub-alpine wetland, in mapping-view.