Exercise: Why do you suppose park rangers would not communicate the location/access for some outstanding recreation sites?
So, how would you address this problem in a beloved wilderness area with a past land use history of NNIS? Remember, some options are off-limits in designated wilderness areas unless they are the minimum tool necessary.
Exercise: Determine how you’d manage visitor impacts to a site that’s culturally/spiritually important to native Hawaiians in the crater wilderness. For those of you that grew up in a typical western Christian tradition, this would be like somebody setting up their backpacking tent in your church or family graveyard, and playing around there. Interactive Onsite […]
Now that you have the briefest of introductions to the site, explore it in high resolution using Google Earth, for our class exercise: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ZV5dgw069v-S5urkXK0UZKucP0EE0imm&usp=sharing So, how would you address the visitor motivation to explore, the resource impacts to soil, vegetation, and wildlife, and visitor safety/risk?
Video: Logan Park
Video: Logan Park, 2007
Note the outhouse (“privy”, “composting toilet” in some cases) and its proximity to open water.
When visitors feed wildlife, they change the wildlife species’s responses to subsequent visitors. This is sometimes called “panhandling for food.” Cumberland Island National Seashore, federally-designated wilderness, March 2007. Recorded by: Logan Park
Hello, I hope this email finds you well. I am Amanda McGarry and I work as a Member Coordinator for the American Conservation Experience – Emerging Professional Internship Corps. We are currently recruiting for a large crew of Forestry Technicians and Crew Leads for the May-October/November season on the Tahoe National Forest. These positions are […]
Hi Doc, If you‘ve know anybody who wants to come work with me up in the eastern Sierras have them throw their name in. Hope you and Ms. Emmy are doing ok with all of the fun times! Ely Lane Park Ranger, Bureau of Land Management USDI Region 10 760-872-5008 Bishop Field Office 351 Pacu Lane […]
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January 29, 2020 Dear Academic Advisor; The National Park Service at Mount Rushmore National Memorial offers academic internships in the interpretive branch to qualifying students in the fields of interpretation, communication, history, parks and recreation management, natural history, and related studies. Our interpretive internships allow students to fulfill a number of academic requirements while experiencing […]
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Looks like a great opportunity if you know anyone interested. Justin Justin Dodson Silviculturist Forest Service Shawnee National Forest, Hidden Springs Ranger District p: 618-658-1316 f: 618-658-1300 justin.dodson 602 N. 1st St. Rt 45 N. Vienna, IL 62995 www.fs.fed.us Caring for the land and serving people From: Corning-Sevey, Teresa L -FS Sent: Thursday, October 10, […]
The Wayne National Forest is looking to fill two Forestry Technician (Timber Sale Prep) GS-0462 vacancies. There are three (3) announcements for two (2) positions. These positions will serve as a member of the Multi-Resource Crew. The positions will be advertised Demo (Open to the Public) & Merit (Current Federal Employees) / SHA (Special Hiring Authorities). The duty station for the positions will be at Ironton Ranger District located […]
Good morning, On behalf of the U.S. Forest Service’s advisory board for the Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF) program, we are reaching out because we believe students in your graduate programs may be interested in becoming a PMF with the Forest Service. The PMF Program is a two-year federal government leadership development program for advanced degree […]
Please forward to anyone you know that might be interested in this position. This position is open to current federal employees and all US citizens. This is a great job here at the Rivers Project Office in West Alton, MO located on the banks of the Mississippi River.Please see the attached flyer.For current federal employees […]
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Hi Everyone: Here is another Temp Fire Hire for the eastern region. Good luck, Patti Subject: FY 2020 R9 Temporary Fire Hire Outreach Here is the final R9 Temporary Fire Hire Outreach to start to disseminate thru your various hiring channels. The actual announcements will not be posted until September 16, 2019 […]
Forestry students, if you are looking for a student work position this fall, please contact Michelle at Unviersity Farms. Good luck, Patti From: Sullivan, Michelle A [mailto:sully] Sent: Wednesday, August 7, 2019 9:58 AM To: Evitts, Christopher L; McCalla, Nancy M; Cludray, Patti L; Dunmyer, Mary A Subject: Student Worker positions at SIU Farms We […]
Environmental Program Manager (Job Number: 190261) Division : Governmental Affairs and Commodities Division Department: Department of Natural and Environmental Resources Building Location: IAA BUILDING – IL-001 – US-IL-Bloomington Direct Leader: Lauren Lurkins IAA is seeking an Environmental Program Manager. Under the direction of Director of Environmental Policy, this position develops and coordinates the organization’s programs, […]
The Park Management and Conservation Lab at Kansas State University is pleased to announce two M.S. or one Ph.D. level graduate assistantship position(s) starting in January, 2020. The position(s) are NPS funded and focus on visitor use planning and management at several unique park units in the National Capital Region (NCR). Opportunities for additional research […]