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The team wrapped up at Fort Pulaski by giving a presentation to the staff about invasive plant management and submitting a final report. The presentation covered the difference between invasive and exotic plants, treatment methods, how to identify the most common invasive plants at Fort Pulaski, pre/post surveys to see what the staff learned, and tips on how they can help reduce the spread of alien species. To familiarize the staff with the most common invasive plants found on Cockspur…Continue
Added by Amanda George on February 28, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Added by Christopher Nova Smith on February 24, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Starting as of tomorrow, we have a lot of cleaning do to Down Under! And that's a good thing!
1. Business Clean Up Day. Starting on the 24.02.2015 is the Australian Business clean up day. The purpose of the event is to organise all members of staff to join in for a thorough office cleaning, as well as…Continue
Added by Lena Harper Givens on February 23, 2015 at 7:30am — No Comments
Relocating a mature tree is not an easy task, but it is worth it! If you thought cutting a tree is a back-breaking work, moving it will convince you otherwise. Relocating a tree is nothing like your average house…Continue
Added by Lana Jane Fox on February 19, 2015 at 2:38am — No Comments
So what are some of the ways we can make the most of our experience?
I know most of the SCA internships do offer training. I my case it will be nice to learn other things. I have spent the last 5 years in three different degree programs. I obtained my Bachelors of Science in Business with a concentration in Environmental Sustainability. I am now a junior in a Bachelors of Science in Environmental Science with a concentration in Biological Science while also starting…Continue
Added by Christopher Nova Smith on February 18, 2015 at 3:00am — No Comments
On the 7th of February we marked the start of Australia's Sustainable Living Festival 2015 which will be held in Melbourne until the 1st of March. The event aims to raise awareness, to inspire change and to provide tools in the fight…Continue
Added by Lana Jane Fox on February 12, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments
Governors Island National Monument - an incredibly obscure, little known small national park unit that is way too cool for words - which is located on Governors Island in New York City - also way too cool for words - is advertising for a summer seasonal Park Guide GS-3/4/5 and Park Ranger GS 5/7. New this year for us are two Park Ranger GS-5 language positions that have a language requirement of Spanish and Mandarin. Deadlines are February 6 through February…Continue
Added by Michael Shaver on February 5, 2015 at 3:33pm — No Comments