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by KHouseman on April 19, 2013

What is the YCC?

It is a work-learn-earn program for (4) youth, ages 15 – 18, to develop an understanding and appreciation of the nation’s environment and heritage through a summer employment opportunity, working eight weeks in the outdoors.

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Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge, primarily in the Humbug Marsh Unit in Trenton, Michigan.

The DRIWR is located on the lower Detroit River and western Lake Erie and is the only international wildlife refuge in North America with over 6,000 acres of coastal wetlands, marshes, shoals, and riverfront land to protect and restroe habitat for 29 species of waterfowl, 65 species of fish, and 300 species of migratory birds.

Schedule & Salary:

The 2013 YCC crew will work Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

June 17 through August 9

A 40-hour work week at $7.40/hour

This is a non-residential program, participants will be required to furnish their own transportation to and from the Refuge in Trenton, MI on a daily basis.

No previous experience is required, selection is by random drawing.


All must be received (or postmarked) by April 24, 2013 and mailed to:

Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge

ATTN: YCC Coordinator

9311 Groh Road

Grosse Ile, MI 48138


Selected applicants will be notified by phone no later than

May 10th.

Non-selected applicants will be notified of their non-selection by letter no later than May 17th.

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