Coosa Riverkeeper

About Coosa Riverkeeper

Coosa Riverkeeper is a citizen-based river conservation group with a mission to protect, restore and promote the Coosa River and its tributaries in Alabama. We patrol the waters, educate the public, and advocate for the river.


Field Technician

May 2020 - August 2020 Birmingham, AL
“The staff were very kind, fun, and helpful. It was a great work environment with very flexible hours.”

Swim Guide Intern

May 2018 - August 2018 Birmingham, AL
“I feel that I grew significantly in my knowledge of what this organization does and the issues they address, as well as in my own confidence to work in a field like this one. My supervisors and even my fellow interns were empowering, welcoming, and patient. I always felt valued, and I always felt (and continue to) that I could approach anyone to ask for help or advice. This internship was a great start for me as a young student with little experience in the public health field. I gained very useful resources, knowledge, and skills that have served me greatly since completing the internship.”
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