Employment in Local Communities
Local communities play a vital role in providing goods and services to park visitors and area residents. There are a multitude of employment possibilities with local businesses.
A great place to start looking for employment with area businesses outside of the park would be through local chambers of commerce:
Mariposa County Chamber of Commerce
Eastern Madera County Chamber of Commerce
Tuolumne County Chamber of Commerce
Lee Vining Chamber of Commerce
Did You Know?
The Merced River above Nevada Fall and South Fork Merced River above Wawona, numerous small meadows and adjacent riparian habitats occur. Owing their existence to the river and its annual flooding, these habitats help support eight special status animal species: harlequin ducks, black swifts, bald eagles, osprey, willow flycatchers, yellow warbler, western red bat, and Sierra Nevada mountain beaver.