June in northern Minnesota brings a variety of beautiful wildflowers and also a variety of bugs. I pretty much get swarmed by mosquitoes and blackflies every day. Ticks have also been getting to me, although they aren't nearly as bad here by Lake Superior as...

May brought spring flowers and showers here in northern Minnesota. It's been warming up into the 60s the past few weeks and the buds and leaves have exploded into beautiful shades of green and red. Everywhere I go, dogwoods are blooming with their white flowers,...

Spring has begun in Minnesota and that means field season is officially here! My April started off with the Superior National Forest "water resources team" meeting, where we discussed and coordinated the work plan for this year.My first field project this season is to check...

Month #2 on the Superior National Forest! This month, I have been working a lot on the planning parts of the field work I will do this season - creating maps, organizing data, making field guides, and reading up on the topics.The other week, I...

It’s been a great first month up here at the Superior National Forest in Minnesota. I’ve been settling into the bunkhouse and into my internship role as a Hydrologic Technician, getting to know my colleagues and the community of Grand Marais, and exploring this beautiful...

I am a Resource Assistant with the U.S. Forest Service/ EFTA this year in winter cohort 8! I will be working as a Hydrologic Technician on the Superior National Forest in Minnesota. ...