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24 August 2021

Pollinator Palooza at Minnesota Valley NWR

Every year, people around the world raise awareness for the health of birds, bats, bees, butterflies and other insects by celebrating Pollinator Week. These various species have been nicknamed pollinators due to the role they…
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21 August 2021

Mentoring Youth Interns at Minnesota Valley NWR

Hello everyone, my name is Vincent, and I am the Hispanic Access Foundation (HAF) intern for the summer of 2021 at Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge (MVNWR). I began my internship on June 2nd, but…
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20 August 2021

Networking Mid-Pandemic

As a Resource Assistant (RA), this has been an opportunity to learn as much about the Forest Service and network with other staff before taking on a permanent position. However, as a remote worker, I…
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20 August 2021

Reaching New Audiences

This year San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) Complex welcomed me as their first Hispanic Access Foundation (HAF) intern. Previously having had the opportunity to work with this team, I have seen the recent…
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06 August 2021

My Latino Conservation Week Event

I have been very fortunate this summer to have split my time between two urban refuges. There has been so much to learn from each site and it has been a great lesson to see…
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05 August 2021

Environmentalism Through Gaming

Hello my name is Veronica Cuyun I’m a Conservation Community Champion with the Hispanic Access Foundation and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. My first month working with the Urban Wildlife Refuge team has been very…
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