Anna Harris, Cave Guide, Tongass National Forest, Alaska, 2015

Paid Geoscience Projects on U.S. Public Lands

GeoCorps™ America is a program of the Geological Society of America, operated in partnership with government agencies and other organizations committed to science and stewardship. Current partners include the Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service.

This program offers paid short-term geoscience assignments in some of the most beautiful natural areas in the world.

Learn more about the experiences of GeoCorps alumni via GSA's guest blog, "Speaking of Geoscience."

GeoCorps project topics include geology, hydrology, paleontology, mapping and GIS, minerals, soils, glaciology, geo-hazards, karst, education, and interpretation.

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GeoCorps opportunities for summer 2017 will be posted and opened to applications starting 1 December 2016, with more positions coming in the following weeks.
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Questions?
Contact the GeoCorps Program Officer, Matt Dawson
or the Education and Outreach Assistant, Allison Kerns.

Heidi Breid participated in GeoCorps with the BLM at the Carlsbad, NM, Field Office, in 2015, and was then hired into a full time position at the BLM.

Heidi Breid (left) participated in GeoCorps with the BLM at the Carlsbad, NM, Field Office, in 2015, and was then hired into a full time position at the BLM.