Blog


24 June 2022

Introduction/ First Week Experience

Hello all! My name is Ashley Castillo. I am an undergraduate student attending the University of Massachusetts Amherst. I am part of the Natural Resouce Conservation field majoring in Wildlife conservation. One thing these classes…
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21 June 2022

Fun Wildlife Siting

It’s finally planting week! This week I will be driving out to the native plant nursery to pick up the plants I ordered for our garden- all 640 of them !! Even though I ordered…
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31 May 2022

Progress

Well things are moving along here! A big part of my job here is to assist our environmental educator and we really had a lot of fun this last week. We work closely with a…
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26 May 2022

Alum to Alumni

A bittersweet end to my academic career as I finished California State University, Chico with a degree in Recreation Hospitality & Park Management option in Parks & Natural Resources (RHPM) with minors in Biological Sciences…
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17 May 2022

The Start of a Community

As I began this internship, I came to learn the history and importance of Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge. Being able to see how this place has provided many recreation opportunities for people and a…
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10 May 2022

Spring Projects and Getting Involved with the Public

Things are almost starting to feel like spring around here! This week my coworker and I had an opportunity to help out with an outdoor education event. We set up a station for the kids…
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