This summer has been the best summer I have ever had. Not only did I get to live in a beautiful, wild place but I have also learned a ton about nature and animals.
When I first came to Point Reyes National Seashore I was frightened. It really took me by surprise because I did not know what to expect! … Read more
My time as an intern in Louisiana has been extremely enjoyable and edifying. I learned tremendous amounts about preservation and the Parks Service by working with the experts at the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training. We were able to visit plantations, historic Creole sites, and Mississippi estates during my time here. Visiting local graveyards, significant tombs, and cultural … Read more
This is my last week interning at the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. Working in the archaeology department is an experience I am very grateful for. I applied my knowledge and experience in GIS over the summer but I learned so much more here at the park. I learned how to use Inkscape and enhanced my map … Read more
Sorry for this exceptionally long hiatus, I was out of town for about a week and a half and I didn’t take my computer with me, hence this late post. Anyway, let me tell you about my last week working at the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area!
I spent the entire week in the office adding as much data … Read more
The San Francisco Bay Area sits on one of the most active seismic regions in the world. With a metropolitan population of over eight million, the risk of a major earthquake puts everyone in danger. In order create active engagement and awareness within the community, the San Francisco Fire Department trains and organizes Neighborhood Emergency Response Teams (NERTs) to act … Read more
This past week has been very sad for me as today is my last day to the Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site. Although the first two weeks here went by super slow and was counting down the days until I returned to California, I started to get to know the people and enjoy my work, which made … Read more
Throughout my internship I was not a huge fan of going to national parks. I mean, I would hike at the Santa Monica Mountains, but that is it. When I interned at Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, I did not see it the same as the Santa Monica Mountains. At the end of this summer and internship, … Read more