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Ben Oakland | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 5, 2014

Ben Oakland

   United States
  |   Manitou Springs, CO

Overview

I recently graduated from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs with a B.A in Geography. I plan on using my degree to help my national and global community to monitor and document environmental trend in order to preserve fragile ecosystems. My goal is to help build the new International Infrastructure through incorporation of cultural diversity and ecological diversity.

During school I also studied cultural Anthropology. My main focus was on Latin American culture. I was lucky enough to travel to New Mexico, Panama, Nicaragua,...

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Earth Science
Foreign Relations
Environmental Research
Higher Education
SPSS
Microsoft Office
PowerPoint
Research
Cultural Awareness
Photovoltaics

Employment

Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Aquatic Conservation Intern
2014 - Present
I informed boaters at local boat ramps about Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS), and with their permission, inspected boats for AIS Assisted DNR fisheries personnel with fish and habitat sampling and...
Tera Dura Landscapes
Landscaper
2014 - 2014
Zlixir - Cold brewed Yebra Mate
Co-Founder
2013 - 2014
Contacting and negotiation with wholesale companies. Material analyst - ingredient to profit. Marketing - farmers market and events coordination. Manufacturing - cold steeping of tea and juices....
UCCS - Archaeology Field Study
Archaeological Surveyor
2013 - 2013
United States Forest Service’s Comanche National Grassland, along the Purgatoire River, south of La Junta, CO. Worked as part of a professional archaeological project in a setting that is also...
Oasis Earthscapes
Landscaper
2011 - 2012
This was a summer position where I was apart of a holistic landscaping team. (I have had approx. 3 years of landscaping/permaculture experience post high school) My duties would include - Land...
UCCS - Research
Student Assistant
2011 - 2011
-Significance of leaf water repellency in forest hydrology models -Influence of land use changes on rainfall partitioning and fog interception in a tropical montane cloud forest in Guatemala...
Rocky Mountain Solar and Wind
Solar Tech
2008 - 2011
This job focused on the installation of Photovoltaic Solar systems and Solar Thermal systems which includes roof mounts, pool mounts, and ground mounted solar arrays. - Rafter attachments and...
San Juan Mtn Nusery
Landscape tech
2007 - 2007
This job focused on the planting and maintenance of decorative trees.
Carvers Brewing CO
Host / beer expo
2006 - 2007
Provided customer service and sold beer Belgian IPA Belgian IPA Big Bike Double IPA American Double / Imperial IPA 7 Big Grizz American Barleywine Cascade Canyon Cask IPA American IPA Colorado...
Southeast Alaska Guidance Association
Crew Member
2005 - 2005
-Conducted environmental stewardship and restoration activities on public lands in Alaska. -Gained knowledge of Alaskan ecosystems with hands-on trail, wetland and habitat projects -Served and...

Education

UCCS
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
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Manitou Springs High School
High School Diploma
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Fort Lewis College
None
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