Día Del Niño Outreach

Last week was El Día del Niño at Ramsey Park in Watsonville, CA.  This is an annual event to celebrate Earth Day. Karina and I, as well as our supervisor Amanda, participated in the event by setting up a table that included information about the Elkhorn Slough Reserve. We also Read more…

Shorebirds

Large numbers of shorebirds are starting to arrive as we proceed; shorebirds by the thousands are making their appearance in Elkhorn Slough. I can’t believe how much of a bird expert I am becoming , I could now easily identify almost all of them without resorting to my bird guide. More Read more…

Engaging with Wildlife

Preparing for this internship has been exciting and educational. I feel as though I’ve been learning a lot within a short period of time and it’s been extremely rewarding. Aside from learning about shorebirds I have also been trying to fully immerse myself with knowledge about the wildlife that surrounds Read more…

End of Intership

This internship has gone by very fast! I can’t believe that it has been six months since it started back in February. Along the way I have met a lot of interesting individuals that work for different agencies doing different avian related projects. I am very grateful for the opportunity Read more…