Position currently filled

The Back Bay Science Center has partnered with the California Department of Public Health & Environmental Management Branch for their Biotoxin Monitoring Program to track toxic plankton blooms occurring along the coast of California. Additionally, CoSEE West has implemented the HAB (Harmful Algal Bloom) Watch Program consisting of a community network of organizations and institutes located in the Southern California area to collect data on patterns of plankton blooms.

The phytoplankton internship position requires experience with phytoplankton identification and sampling techniques.