Spring in Alaska

I have never lived in a place that allowed me to experience seasons like I am in Alaska. My environment is constantly changing. I witnessed winter, and now it really feels like spring is here! The grass and flowers are beginning to emerge; everything is slowly becoming green as the Read more…

April = Madness

It is hard for me to believe that a month has already passed by since my initial arrival to Alaska! Time is flying by fast! Our shorebird Festival here in Cordova is less than a month away (May 8-11th), which means finalizing program descriptions, networking with people and organizations, and recruiting volunteers! I’m currently working Read more…

Sunny Days In Alaska

The days have been full of sunshine here in Cordova, Alaska. The sun is awakening the life that was dormant during the cold winter. As the days get longer and the nights get shorter, new migrants from afar begin to arrive, rejoicing in the new season’s bounty. As shorebirds make Read more…

Embarking On A New Adventure

Before heading to Alaska, I arrived in San Diego, California for shorebird training. The week was full of skill building, adventure, friendship, and fun! It was great to finally meet the other interns and spend a week together learning about shorebirds and bonding. We all had many things in common, Read more…