When most people think of Forest Service staff, they think of rangers in the field. However, a lot of employees work out of regional or even the Washington Office. I work out of the latter, which means my duties and responsibilities are quite different. It...

When entering any field, it is important to make connection with every person you meet. In the wildlife field, doubly so as there are many projects and surveys happening all at once. Knowing the right people will help you get in are opportunities that many...

During our internship program we are able to visit part of the forest where people do no usually know about. Such as the dam located in Dardanelle with amazing views. The forest is so amazing and breathtaking. The forest has incredible views and this is...

Most days are fun, most days are intriguing, most days have beautiful views. Many of the days are unexpected. We never know what the day will bring, but we are always learning more about the forest each and every day. We tend to volunteer and...

Hello again!  Today I'll be giving you a glimpse into what my typical day looks like for me.  While I generally work from home, I thought it would be fun to also include what a typical day in the field might be like as well. ...

Oregon Border Welcome Sign. Hello Everyone, My name is DeTroy James and I am currently working in the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest. This forest is located in Southern Oregon. The Siskiyou National Forest was established in 1906 and the Rouge River National Forest was established in...

I have been blessed to be able to work in the wonderful Coconino National Forest! As a law enforcement intern, I get to go and see many different areas of the forest. The Coconino is incredibly diverse and seems like a completely different forest depending...