Hello everyone! My first month with the RAP program with the Eastern Service Planning Group (EPSG) has been filled with a lot of firsts. Most of my previous professional experiences have been in the field; I’ve spent a lot of time navigating forests and other...

Throughout the past four weeks in the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland, it has snowed frequently. Luckily our forest has snow gear that has allowed us to be somewhat active in the field regardless. We get to drive out to different...

Hello everyone! Before I get into this blog, I'd just like to first address (and warn readers) that I work remotely. This means that I unfortunately don't have cool photos of nature and wildlife. I do, however, have a photo of my awkward foldable desk...

Hi everyone! This is Alexander checking in after my first month of the Research Assistant Program. It’s been a whirlwind experience. It started in New Mexico with the onboarding and then quickly moved into full-time remote work. This was my first fully remote position so...

Recreation remains extremely popular in the Ashely National Forest throughout the winter. The Forest offers a variety of places for visitors to stay, scenic drives, trails to ride, snowshoe, and ski, and a variety of other winter recreation. In the winter, yurts and guardhouses must...

Hi Everyone, It’s been a month since I arrived in Alaska and to say the least, it has been an experience. Honestly, it has been amazing and has far surpassed anything I could have guessed. There are days I feel like I am living in a...

Welcome to Southeastern Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Conference, in Nauvoo Alabama - a camp in the middle of the woods.  During my Resource Assistants Program internship, I had the opportunity to attend the SEPARC conference for the first time. Four days of attending research...

The GOGA SF Veg Team following a successful volunteer program at Fort Funston! A Month of Service 2024 has started with a bang! In addition to our normal weekly volunteer programs, SF Veg Team organized some really outstanding large scale volunteer service events at the beginning of...