Volunteers help out at Katmai National Park and Preserve with various aspects of park management including visitor services, exotic plant removal, and fisheries research.
For a list of internships currently available at Katmai through the Student Conservation Association, click here.
Volunteer positions are somewhat limited due to lack of housing, particularly at Brooks Camp. Most positions last from May/June-August/September and are filled by March for the upcoming summer season.
For more information on the Volunteer Program at Katmai, email or write
For more information about the International Volunteers in Parks Program, please visit http://www.nps.gov/oia/topics/ivip/ivip.htm.
Did You Know?
Thick layers of ash and pumice cover several glaciers near the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes. The ash and pumice insulate the glaciers and prevent melting while they flow down valley.