Hello and welcome to my blog series! My name is Jocelyn Sanchez and I am so excited to be working as a Monarch Butterfly Technician Intern this summer with Environment for The Americas, across the Midwest. Flying all the way from Chico, California where I...

Chelsea Plimpton, Jansy Alvarado, and Brittany Hutchinson at Fort Cavazos Lawton, OK - Fort Sill Lawton, OK in March Lawton, OK in June Quanah Range, Ft. Sill Engelman’s milkweed (A.engelmanniana) Fort Sill I was fortunate enough to spend time at Fort Cavazos working alongside Brittany Hutchinson and Chelsea Plimpton,...

Hello again!   As May of 2024 has come to an end, I reflect on how exciting and interesting it has been! I am happy I had the opportunity to learn more about Tinker Air Force Base and stay close to home. Although, there were some...

Hello there!    As the monarchs move forward so do we. I am now working at Tinker to continue conducting my surveys. Eventually, I will be relocating to Ohio at the beginning of next month. So far, this journey has been incredible!     Recently, we had the opportunity...

A few weeks later and we are back on the field. This time I had the pleasure of visiting two Air Force Bases, Laughlin AFB and Dyess AFB. Both are very unique in landscape and location.  Our first week starts off at Laughlin AFB which is...

Hey y’all, it’s Britt Hutchinson coming in hot with another blog. I’ve been conducting field surveys for over a month now and I can officially say I’m so glad I found my calling. I love the outdoors, and this is right up my alley when...

Hello, my name is Brittany Hutchinson and I just medically retired from the Army, and this is my first blog. I’m a field specialist/intern with Environment for the Americas. I’m so grateful for this opportunity and I’ve had quite the journey so far. I started...