Hey there everybody!
It’s been a while since I last received word from a globetrotting Beastie, so you can probably imagine how delighted I was when Grim Reaper Beastie got in touch earlier this week! 361 more words
SCA–Student Conservation Association. The words that pops here is “conservation”–we are here for the express purpose of lending an extra four limbs, a mind and a passion to the mission of conserving our country’s natural and historical spaces. 598 more words
When I and my fellow SCAs took up the mantle of the CVA intern, we did it for lots of reasons. We did it because we believe in the National Park Service; we did it because we want to do our part to perpetuate the protection and stewardship of our country’s natural and historical landmarks; we did it because we wanted to travel somewhere new, or to protect and connect more with a place we’ve known for years. 1,109 more words
We live in an era of technology. Gone are the days when phones provided little more than emergency contact, replaced by an all-seeing, Big-Brother-esque network that reaches tendrils of video streams and Snapchats into even the remote quietudes of our great National Parks. 1,439 more words