Countdown begins

Our IMBD Festival is only days away and our work for these days will focus on canvasing in different parts of DC and Virginia. We will be distributing flyers to different Latino restaurants, super markets, churches and community centers. This past week the interns from the Smithsonian Bird Conservation Center Read more…

Preparing for IMBD

This past week was pretty busy over at the Forest Service Washington office, we accomplished a lot of what we had in our agenda. Following up with my International Migratory Bird Day committee meeting, I was able to request Woodsy The Owl mascot to make an appearance at the FS Read more…

Spreading the word

I am working with two interns  from the Smithsonian Bird Conservation program to promote Rock Creek Nature Center’s International Bird Day Festival happening on Sat. May 11th.  We want the event to attract diverse audiences from the D.C. metro area and we want to get new people involved in bird conservation. Last week Read more…

Settling In

My experience this past week has been different from the rest of my fellow colleagues. On Tuesday instead of doing field work or bird surveys I was introduced to the US Forest Service staff in Arlington, Virginia. Instead of seeing bald eagles and shorebirds as my friends have – I Read more…