Author: Sidney Woodruff

To switch things up this week, I thought I would interview someone working for the National Park Service I think is a great person for who they are and what they do for Yosemite National Park. Though I do not directly report to her, she...

"Young people and their phones, ugh!" "Excuse me, can you take a photo of us?" "I don't want to hike all of that." "Where is the closest wifi?" These are some of the things my family and I heard while walking around the more touristy areas of Yosemite National...

There's something about the National Park Service emblem and logo that just immediately allows people to trust whoever is wearing it. That's what I think I've gathered most so far during this internship. The Division of Resource Management and Science provides the expertise and sustainable management of Yosemite's...

This week of my Mosaics in Science internship consisted of continued training and learning about the purpose of the aquatic herpetological restoration projects going on throughout Yosemite National Park. There are particular reptile and amphibian focal species of concern in the park including the Sierra...

Two weeks done and it's going by so fast. This past week was Memorial Day weekend so Yosemite was packed to the brim with people. We opted to stay out of Yosemite Valley and instead, do some hiking on the edge of the park. Even though...

[caption id="attachment_1499" align="alignright" width="225"] Holding a river frog I caught herping in South Georgia[/caption] Hello everyone! My name is Sidney Woodruff, and I just started my internship with Greening Youth Foundation and the National Park Service this summer through the Mosaics in Science Diversity Internship Program. I'll...