Powerful Art and Practical Skills

For the past few weeks, ECC has been working with Youth Creating Change and the D.C. police. Through this program, I have gotten to see some cool art and learn about a positive program in our city. Youth Creating Change (YCC) is a program established...

Greenhouse Commencement

On May 20th, LA Audubon's Baldwin Hills Greenhouse interns and restoration leaders had their commencement celebrating the years they have been in the program and the work they have done for the community. West LA College students from the Citizens Science program with LA Audubon...

10 The Secret of the Kittlitz’s Murrelet

This past week was the wrap-up of my shorebird surveys, as the majority of the birds have already passed the Copper River Delta on their way to their breeding grounds. Their numbers were huge around the peak of migration and within only a few days,...

Amanda

  Our new roommates arrived last weekend, we were apprehensive at first. It had only been the three of us for most the last month. We had a good thing going, and didn’t want “those interns” messing it up. But arrive they did, and every empty...

Latinos Outdoors!

Hello everyone! Well this week was my official introduction to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and let me tell you, it was off and running! As soon as I entered the office, I met with Jayme Dittmar, a film maker from the University of...

A Tiny Blue Star

This week, I continued helping with research at the Sea Bird Oceanography Lab. We monitored for murres once at night and then once in the early morning. Unfortunately, the murres have yet to start nesting in the usual sites, but it is possible they are...

The Greatest Good for the Greatest Number = Sustainability

[caption id="attachment_13770" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Sunrise at Sutton Lake, Florence, Oregon[/caption] The mission of USDA Forest Service is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of Federal lands to meet the needs of present and future generations. Basically, the work of the Forest Service is to care...

Office, Office, Office, Office workload

Hello bird enthusiasts! On this past week we had pretty low key days, mostly a lot of office workload. On Monday, we have done our usual avian surveys with substantially less numbers since migration already happened 2 weeks ago here in Colorado. Besides that, I...