Wildland Restoration Specialist

What do they do? Return land to its original state by planting native trees and shrubs.

Description: A strong background in biology and a knack for networking can help those interested in getting started in wildland restoration work. Days are spent propagating, taking cuttings, planting, weeding, working on irrigation systems, repairing fences, or simply letting Mother Nature work to reclaim the wildland. Most wildland restorers get started by volunteering or working at ridiculously low wages to get experience and by getting to know people already in the field.

Education: Experience.

Salary: varies