Teacher Training

This week, Hugo and I got to see what it takes to put a bird monitoring program together. I attended a snowy plover meeting held in Monterey, and learned just how much works goes into  protecting Snowy Plovers from harm during the breeding season. Some items up for discussion was Read more…

Update from Hugo: week 3

The crab identification guide for Elkhorn Slough is a tool that students use to ID several different crabs that inhabit the slough. This past week I completed translating the guide which was an interesting project because it gave me an opportunity to review the different crabs that we have and helped Read more…

Update from Hugo: week 2

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend a variety of different events such as a complete day in the visitors center, attended a staff meeting, as well as continued with my naturalist training class at Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve. While at the visitors center, I had a lot Read more…

An update from Hugo

Last week, we heard from Lesly about her internship beginning and how she is preparing for her Alaska adventure. Our California intern, Hugo, has recently started in Monterey, CA and has an exciting update on how his internship is turning out! Hugo: This weekend I started my internship by attending Read more…