#nationalparkservice Tag

Covering a sea turtle nest to prevent predation from raccoons. One of our many conservation projects in Biscayne National Park. Gaining Experience and Familiarity in National Park Management, Throughout the past seven weeks, I have been fortunate to work alongside and learn from many key personnel across...

Map of Biscayne National Park, with coastal mangroves and keys colored green for reference. Though Biscayne National Park is classified as a marine park, it encompasses numerous keys and coastal mangroves within its jurisdiction. Along these shores, you can find a variety of objects that have...

The view from the Lyell Fork of the Tuolumne River near Twin Bridges It seems that every week on the job, I experience a new "favorite place I've ever been." The nature of our team's work studying toxigenic cyanobacteria takes us to various bodies of water...

   The date is August 31st, 1894. You were tasked with tracking stolen mules; in this search you find yourself weaving within the animal trails of the rugged terrain. In a cascade of oaks and layers of sediment each telling stories from millions of years...

There’s so much that I’ve loved during my time here in West Glacier. Hikes every weekend, basking in sunshine and raindrops, and learning about the rich history of a national park have filled my time and made me so excited for what life will be...

The National Center for Education Statistics estimated that the average age of an intern for the years 2022-2023 was 17 years old. At 23, I’m an outlier statistic for sure...

I’m sure a fair amount of people say this and as cheesy as it may be, I am incredibly grateful to be able to work with the people that I do. From interns to technicians to biologists, I have been able to learn some much...