Internship Description

Hovander Homestead Park

  • Help to complete Inventory Project (could be year long until project is completed)
  • Help with preservation projects in the historic home (year round) such as proper storage for artifacts, scanning documents, preservation and storage projects related to textiles, historic/period clothing, a stamp collection, books, documents, photos, etc.
  • Helping with historical tours/education (summer)

Whatcom County Parks

  • Continue with inventory projects at other park locations once Hovander is completed (year round)

Contact lead ranger Dennis Conner for information regarding schedules and projects.

Students will have to provide their own transportation to and from the park which is in Ferndale, WA, or the main park office off the Mt. Baker highway.