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30 October 2020

Blog Post 1: My New Community

After joining the Forest Service for a little over a month now, I have gained a sense of appreciation for my mentors and the watershed planning staff that I work alongside. As a Water Resource…
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30 October 2020

This is a gratitude post

resouThis year, the world fell apart. It’s still falling apart. With COVID setting the stage for almost every action we take, fear, anxiety and hopelessness have crept into our thoughts more regularly than we are…
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30 October 2020

Reconnecting with the forest during COVID-19: Adaptation and opportunities in El Yunque National Forest

The past four years have been especially hard for El Yunque National Forest, the only rainforest of the U.S. National Forest system. The forest, located in northeastern Puerto Rico, was struck in 2017 by two…
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29 October 2020

A Skip, A Hop, And a Leap

Every time I tell people I grew up in Chicago, people always rush to tell me how lucky I am. And it wasn't until I left that I really started to see what everyone meant.…
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29 October 2020

Dia De Los Muertos in Anchorage

I did not grow up celebrating Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) in a big way. I always knew about it and had a vague understanding that it is not a sad day,…
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