I have really adored my time in the RAP program and there will be many things I will miss in the Coconino Forest! The Beauty in a Snowy Work Day This Little Lizard Always Visiting Me When I Had to Work Office Days Playing Tetris with Rocks (It's...

Hello! Hola! My name is Alexander Lorenzo and i am very excited to introduce myself . I am from San German, a municipality in the south-west of Puerto Rico and i am a Resource Assistant and Environment for the Americas Intern working with the U.S...

https://cdn1.environmentamericas.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/30211325/IMG_8442.mov#t=1,56Hi, my name is Naghieli Gomez. I am a recent graduate passionate about biology, ecology, and conservation. I am excited to gain valuable experience through my internship with Environment for the Americas by working along side the Forest Services! I hope to inspire others and...

Last November I had the opportunity to go to Little Rock Arkansas to attend the 2023 National Alliance of Interpreters Conference. I was so excited to learn from the nation’s best interpreters. This year’s theme was Building Bridges. As Interpreters, we are always trying...

These last few months I've been working on a lot of NRM payments, making adjustments to some of our spreadheets and working on an FPO project. It has been a great experience here and I've been given an opportunity at a full time position in...

The vegetation team at Fort Baker has been out in the rain getting over 700 plants in the ground! We worked with the Conservation Corps North Bay for a whole week and their help was extremely needed to get all 700+ plants up a steep...

As of late I've been working on a lot of Forest Protection Officer documentation. A lof of employees wanted to become an FPO which provides a lot of help to the LEOs through the region. These FPOs can give out warnings and citations similar to...

As I carry on with the progression of my internship I continue to meet new people. I've met almost all the LEO's from our zone and I have learned a lot from what each one of them had to say about being part of the...

Within the few months that I've been working as a Program Assistant Intern I've realised just how important this role is when it comes to the Law Enforcement and Investigations side of the US Forest Service. We partake in purchasing, managing the budget for our...

The big idea behind working for the United States Forest Service can be summed up in the simplest way possible by the USFS motto "Caring for the Land and Serving People". This motto serves underlies all aspects of the USFS. From the National Forest System...