Let the Snowy Plover Party Begin

Welcome back to this week’s episode of, "What is Janne up to?"   As I mentioned last week, I am finally out in the field with Biologist Robert Patton and surveying Western Snowy Plovers (Charadrius n. nivosus) down at the Tijuana Estuary. Snowy Plovers are one of my...

Spring has Sprung and so have the Weeds

Hi everyone.  Welcome back to the blogosphere! This past week I got the chance to be outside and help plant, weed, and weed some more. My first trip of the great spring planting and weeding extravaganza was to the Tijuana Slough NWR to help with some...

Float like a Butterfly, Stink like a Weed

I had my first day out in the field, but I headed away from shorebirds and the water and up into the mountains, San Miguel Mountain to be exact (part of the SDNWR). I went out with the US Fish and Wildlife Service Biologist from...

HELLO WORLD

Hi Everyone, Nice to see you reading my blog! My name is Janne Torres and I will be your Environment for the Americas (EFTA) Intern at the San Diego site. I originally hail from the Bay Area up in Northern California, but I went to school...