Posted by: Sandy Steinman | December 9, 2022

Biological Science Technician, Rare Plants; US Geological Survey

Biological Science Technician, Rare Plants; US Geological Survey

Core duties:

  • Investigate the reproductive ecology of, and develop successful propagation techniques for, five of Clark County, Nevada’s rare plant species to create nursery stock for research and conservation
  • Collect stem/root cuttings, seeds, and soil seedbank of these species within the Mojave Desert of Clark County, Nevada and propagate research plants in a greenhouse setting
  • Conduct laboratory germination and viability tests on seeds collected in the field and greenhouse
  • Assist with a diversity of related research projects including desert habitat restoration and native plant material development​

Learn more and to apply go to  Biological Science Technician, Rare Plants; US Geological Survey – CNPS Forums


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