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Careful if you are being recorded

Have you ever been recorded innocently or maybe not, and have repercussions occur because of it?  Maybe it’s just a tongue lashing or probably more common is the laughter of friends and family towards your actions.   237 more words

News And Politics

Ranger Betty Soskin, 93, on the Rosie the Riveter national park, California

The oldest national park ranger in the US tells us why she’s proud of the second world war home front park in Richmond, just across the bay from San Francisco


My Winter at Mesa Verde

I know I haven’t written in a while, I have struggled with how to write my experience this winter at Mesa Verde. As I sit here in the office I am surrounded by the busy hum of the new seasonals on their week of training. 280 more words

What's On My Mind?

A National Park Ranger Tasered The Hell Out Of Some Guy Flying A Drone

If you ever visit Hawaii, check out Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park. Why? The park’s official website says it best when it describes volcanoes as “monuments to Earth’s origin, evidence that its primordial forces are still at work.” It just makes you want to sit down and watch a Ken Burns documentary, no? 261 more words

Web Culture

#22 -- Experience Nature's Peace -- The National Parks

Happy Belated Birthday John Muir (born April 21, 1838). Thank you for working so hard to preserve the natural places in our country, and for inspiring so many with your writings.  990 more words

Child Development

L.A.’s Park Rangers Promote Environmental Science

Park rangers are tasked with safeguarding recreational areas, the wildlife that inhabit these sites and the guests that venture into the wilderness. In Los Angeles, experienced rangers earn an average annual salary of $35,000, with top nature experts raking in wages north of $80,000, according to… 361 more words


What do you do? I am a Forester...

I am a forester.

When I visit home and run into old friends or when I meet new people at events and they ask what I do, I respond with I am a forester. 

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