These volunteers live on site in their own campers or camp trailers, according to a news release issued today. BLM provides varying levels of services such as water, septic, phone and power connections, depending on the site.
There is no salary, but the agency provides allowances to cover living expenses.
Horse watching opportunities in the immediate area will likely be slim to none.
Hosts are needed at the Douglas City, Steel Bridge and Junction City campgrounds along the Trinity River, west of Redding, CA. The season runs from May to November.
Last year’s announcement says the campgrounds have excellent access to the river, which offers world class salmon and steelhead fishing opportunities, white water rafting, and areas great for swimming and picnicking.