Celebrating Latino Conservation Week

A couple of weeks ago I coordinated a kayaking event at Elkhorn Slough to celebrate Latino Conservation Week (LCW). LCW was launched in 2014 and has been growing ever since with the number of events increasing every year. This year LCW was from July 14-22,...

Fishing Day at Beehive Reservoir!

Hi all! Wenatchee weather has been so beautiful lately in the valley that Team Naturaleza decided to have a Free Fishing Day at Beehive Reservoir! This event was put on so anyone could join us to fish, no licence or experience needed! This made for a...

Snowy Plover Nesting Site near Florence, Oregon. Closed off during March 15-September 15.

The Conservation of Cute Shorebirds

Run-stop-peck. This is one of key behaviors that sets the Western Snowy Plovers apart from other shorebirds of similar size. They are a bit rounder than sandpipers and sanderlings and have thin and dark bills with dark or grayish legs. Another defining characteristic is their...

Stop and Think Before You Take a Selfie!

Happy Monday! One month into my internship, and I am having a blast. I have been exploring new places such as Bodega Bay, been on a kayaking adventure, spent time hiking around Elkhorn Slough collecting shorebird data, and worked on a neat project regarding the...

Fragile Yet Perservering

Hello everyone! This was a great week full of adventure and experience! We began the week with outreach. Our little friends are learning quick! We also had an intern day this week where we met with our supervisors and team...

In The Eyes of Adversity

Hello everyone! Happy 4th of July to you all!! Quick question for you all. When should you buy a bird?...

First Aid Training

It has been a while since the last time I had first aid training, but luckily I was able to renew it! The timing couldn't be more perfect, specifically because it is officially summer time and the park is only getting busier. One of the...

And then there is Monitoring…

And I am in the process of transitioning once more. Everything in Los Angeles Audubon has slowed down quite a bit now that all the educational programming is out of the agenda. Now, all that is left to do before summer camp rolls around is...