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JAMES SMITH
Current Address
Permanent Address
401 Academy Street
1743 State Road
Newark, DE 19716
New London, PA 19352
(302) 831-2392 (302) 831-1231
Objective
To obtain a career opportunity in wildlife conservation where my experiences and skills can be utilized.
Education
Bachelor of Science, Wildlife Conservation
May 2014
University of Delaware, Newark, DE
Related course work:
GIS, Behavioral Ecology, Botany, Woody Landscape Plants, Soil Science,
Animal/Plant Genetics, Avian Biology, Herpetology, Mammalogy, Insect Taxonomy
Domestic Study Abroad:
Westward Bound
June 2012
Month-long trip from New Mexico to Washington; backcountry travel and wildlife photography
Skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint); Adobe Photoshop; Adobe Illustrator;
Bryce 3D; Zoombrowser EX; ArcMap; ArcView GIS 3.3; and GPS navigation units.
Basic knowledge of Spanish language. CPR, SCUBA, and NOLS Wilderness First Aid certified.
Related
Forest Service Internship
, Aquatic Monitoring Program, Seattle, WA
Summer 2013
Experience
Research assistant on project to determine watershed health in Pacific Northwest along
Cascade Range. Employed lasers and prisms to determine stream gradient/sinuosity and pool
depths. Collected periphyton and macroinvertebrates. Recorded and photographed data.
Hawk Migration Study
, White Clay Creek State Park, Newark, DE
Spring 2013
Developed working knowledge in the identification of hawks and other birds in flight.
Recorded hawk numbers, locations, and habits and logged into database.
Undergraduate Research
, University of Delaware, Newark, DE
2012/2013
Assisted graduate student in study of breeding habits of long-tailed salamanders
(
Eurycea longicauda
) in the Delmarva Peninsula. (Spring 2013)
Assisted UD professor by recording growth of invasive plants relative to
deer population. Measured plant growth, recorded conditions, and
photographed specimens. (Fall 2012)
Reptile Keeper
, World of Pets, New York, NY
Summer 2012
Successfully bred several snake species, including red-tailed boas and ball pythons.
Increased knowledge of wide variety of herps, including geckos, lizards, snakes,
frogs, and salamanders.
Additional
Stock Room Assistant
, Abercrombie & Fitch, White Plains, NY
Winter 2011
Experience
Server
, Ruby Tuesday’s Restaurant, White Plains, NY
2010-2012
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