A Little Rain Won’t Hurt

[caption id="attachment_12980" align="alignleft" width="225"] Before[/caption] At Earth Conservation Corps, we aren’t worried about getting a little dirty, in fact, we love it! The ECC staff, its volunteers, and I love the outdoors which is why we do the work we do. We recently did a trail...

Ducks and Art and More Ducks

Hello again! Since the last time I posted, I have begun working in office at Earth Conservation Corps (ECC). I am excited to be there and even more excited I got to hit the ground running. My first week was an exciting one and the...

Training, Learning, and Having Fun

Earlier this month, the other EFTA interns and I were sent off to sunny San Diego for training! It was a week full of classroom learning, fieldwork, presentations, and great people. From shorebird identification to teaching and presenting strategies to nature walks and hikes, the...

The New Guy

My name is Allen Cardenas. I'm Environment for the Americas' newest intern stationed at Earth Conservation Corp in SE Washington D.C.! Born and raised in Modesto, California, I have been pursing a B.A. in both International Studies and Spanish at American University, here in DC....