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Geography Department at SUNY Oneonta
317 Milne Library
(607) 436-3459




New York

Spring 2014

The Otsego County Conservation Association (OCCA) is pleased to announce an internship opportunity for its Environmental Planning Program. The position is approximately 8 hours per week for 15 weeks/spring semester and includes a $1,000.00 stipend. The ideal candidate will have basic knowledge of municipal land use planning in New York; experience with ArcGIS; strong writing skills; possess a willingness to learn, and have an appreciation for the Otsego County region. Duties include: hands-on tasks in support of deliverables related to town and village planning and/ or environmental projects and policies related to the protection of and education on the county’s unique resources; and the production of maps to support the Circuit Rider Planner Program and other OCCA initiatives. The intern will work in close cooperation with the Environmental Planner. The OCCA office is located in Springfield, NY. Work will be completed both on and off site.

Darla M. Youngs, Executive Director
Otsego County Conservation Association
Facilitator, Otsego County Water Quality Coordinating Committee
7193 State Highway 80, PO Box 931
Cooperstown, NY 13326
(607) 547-4488; (607) 282-4087
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