Featured site: Washington D.C.

Our final America’s Great Outdoors internship site featured is unlike the others presented in our past blog posts. This site will be in the metro Washington DC area, at the USDA Forest Service’s headquarters in Arlington, Virginia. A very exciting opportunity! Internship work at this location will focus on coordinating Read more…

Welcome to our blog!

Hello! My name is Michelle I am the Project Assistant Intern for Environment for the Americas here in Boulder, Colorado. I will be the one working behind the scenes of the blog. Some more about me, I graduated in 2011 from the University of Vermont (UVM) where I majored in Read more…

America’s Great Outdoors

What is the America’s Great Outdoors Initiative? On April 16, 2010, President Obama launched the America‚Äôs Great Outdoors (AGO) Initiative as a way to create a national dialogue about conservation in America. The premise of this initiative is that conservation efforts should be made by the American people in a Read more…