A New Start in Newport!

Hello Friends! My name is Isabel Justiniano and I am from Providence, RI. I was born in Cochabamba, Bolivia and when I was about five years of age, my parents decided to move my family and me to the United States. Growing up, I always loved...

Hello Everyone!!

Hello everyone, my name is Alexander Mullins, I am a 2017 EFTA intern placed at the Blanca Wetlands site in Colorado. I am excited to begin work and look forward to what the season will bring. I've always had a passion for wildlife and conservation...

Howdy! My name is Gabie Wolf.

I am from the great state of Texas and I recently graduated from Texas A&M University with a B.S. in Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences and a B.S. in Ecological Restoration, and because I once dreamt of joining the Peace Corps and going to western Africa,...

Hi there!, mucho gusto

My name is Jhonnattan I was born in Colombia but I grew up in Ecuador. I consider myself lucky because I had the opportunity to grow up in such diverse countries, allowing me to appreciate the incredible biodiversity of the neotropics and the necessity of...

Life After an EFTA Internship

Hello! My name is Daniel Gomez, and I am an alumnus from the 2015 Environment for the Americas Shorebird Intern Program. As a child I was fortunate enough to have been raised close to the beach so I often found myself running in the sand...

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Birds are fascinating creatures that have captured my attention for as long as I can remember, and it is great that I will be able to work with them as part of this program. There is such a rich diversity of sizes, shapes, colors, and...

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“Forged by Iron sands of Yucatan and blessed with the purity of a loving warrior's spirit by the rings of our great mother. There is much story and interest that I take but I'll list my favorites. I am proud wielder of the pen’s swiftness...