Overlook shot of Davis Flat in Mendocino National Forest Hi everyone! It has been about a month since the last blog post and a lot has happened. The fun part of the day to day life of a Law Enforcement Trainee is that...

The Forest Service owns horses and mules from all types of backgrounds, including those with backgrounds as pack mules for Mexican cartels. Poncho is one of those lucky rescue mules who now lives at the Payson Ranger Station in Arizona. A couple of weeks ago,...

Camping out in southern Utah Since I have checked in last, my work location has changed. I am currently working on the Fishlake National Forest in South Central Utah. The Fishlake National Forest is about 1.5 million acres of land where as the previous Boise National Forest...

Hello all, It has been a month since my last blog post but it feels much longer due to the wide array of activities that I have covered in this Internship. A day in the life as a Law Enforcement intern fluctuates immensely as this...

Snowy Egret found on Alcatraz photo from NPS According to the U.S Bureau of Labor, "Wildlife biologists study animals and other wildlife and how they interact with their ecosystems." In my humble opinion they do much more than this. Wildlife biologists help protect, conserve, educate, and...

LOLO NAtional Forest. “Caring for the Land and Serving People,” captures the spirit of our mission: Protection and management of natural resources on lands we manage. Research on all aspects of forestry, rangeland management, and forest resource utilization. A day as a Law Enforcement Officer for the...

Map of GGNRA photo cred:NPS When my plane first landed down in San Fransisco all I could think of was the saying from the Wizard of Oz movie "Toto I have a feeling we're not in Kansa (Michigan) anymore". Golden Gate National Recreation Area is unlike any...

Hello! I am pleased to say that I have been enjoying the opportunity to work for NFS Budget in the Washington Office of the Forest Service. While my position is remote, I have still been able to take part much of what is happening. There is...

I am currently located along the Wildlife Canyon Scenic Byway in Garden Valley Idaho just over 3000 feet above sea level within the Boise National Forest boundary. The Boise National Forest spans over 2.5 million acres of vast forest and grassland. My site is...

I currently work on the Uinta Wasatch Cache National Forest in Utah, where I am stationed in the Ogden Ranger District working in Law Enforcement. The entire Forest in exactly 2,169,596 acres. The national forest is Located in Region 4 where parts of...