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Making a big life change... After almost ten years with the Federal Government I am deciding to leave this life behind in search of the pure conservation ethic I wanted to work with. I have spent the last 6 years or so with the National Park Service and the US Forest Service, but I am beginning to feel I may be better suited to serve my public lands outside those agencies. I look forward to the challenges and all the new experiences! I think meeting new people and having different experiences will be very enjoyable!
Can someone who has done an internship in the past give me a few pointers to make sure I have everything lined out before I leave? I'm almost certain I have everything covered, but I am RIDICULOUSLY detail oriented and want to make sure. Planning things out with only a few months prior is pretty foreign to me now, so I am stressing more than I need to.
-My project is for Zion NP working on a trail crew for a month in February. Then most likely I will start back in early May,…Continue