Alumni Interview – Robyn Reeder

Alumni Interview – Robyn Reeder

Congratulations to former Public Lands Stewards (PLS) Intern Robyn Reeder! She is the new Biotechnician at Conboy Lake National Wildlife Refuge. Our Outreach Coordinator Trevor was lucky enough to sit down and talk with Robyn about her new position and how PLS helped her achieve her goals.

Am I Still on the River?

Am I Still on the River?

In honor of Great Outdoors Month, our AmeriCorps Program Director Aaron Stanton shared this thrilling story of his rescue on the river. “In 2018 I had the good fortune to raft and kayak the Grand Canyon.  The trip did not end the way I would have liked, but it still changed me.

Never Ending Views in Alaska

Never Ending Views in Alaska

Working here in Alaska has opened my eyes to natures beauty.  I feel like the learning experiences never stop. From learning about bears and how to stay safe around them, to how to stay safe on an airplane.

Getting My Feet Wet in Natural Resources!

Getting My Feet Wet in Natural Resources!

Working as a field technician for Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership in the MAI Vetswork program is my first experience in the natural resource field. I came into the internship not sure of what to expect other than hard work.

Meet Thomas Carlock – 2021 Public Lands Stewards Intern

Meet Thomas Carlock – 2021 Public Lands Stewards Intern

Meet Thomas Carlock – 2021 Public Lands Stewards Intern I grew up in Klickitat County, Washington, an area known for its abundant outdoor activities ranging from alpine climbing on Mt. Adams to kayaking on the White Salmon and Klickitat rivers. From a young age, I grew a passion for the outdoors and learned to appreciate […]

Meet Ryan Galbreath – 2021 Public Lands Stewards Intern

Meet Ryan Galbreath – 2021 Public Lands Stewards Intern

Meet Ryan Galbreath – 2021 Public Lands Stewards Intern Hey, I’m Ryan! I’ve spent most of my life outdoors, from trail running, to backpacking, climbing, snowboarding and more. When I hiked the Appalachian Trail back in 2017, I met different trail crews and ended up spending time volunteering with them the following year. That experience […]

Meet Terrell Sage – 2021 Public Lands Stewards Intern

Meet Terrell Sage – 2021 Public Lands Stewards Intern

Meet Terrell Sage – 2021 Public Lands Stewards Intern My name is Terrell Sage, and I’m from Independence, Missouri. I have a BS in Biology from the University of Missouri – Columbia. I currently live with my wife Emily and our cat Cato. I love spending time outdoors camping and hiking. My wife and I […]

Mt. Adams Institute Receives $1.1 Million in AmeriCorps Funding

Mt. Adams Institute Receives $1.1 Million in AmeriCorps Funding

Mt. Adams Institute Receives AmeriCorps Grant to Continue Programs   Trout Lake, WA – Mt. Adams Institute has received a $1,119,904 grant from AmeriCorps the federal agency responsible for national service and community volunteerism. This funding will support up to 95 AmeriCorps members across the country participating in Mt. Adams Institute’s career development programs: VetsWork […]

Summer Camp 2021 Registration is Open!

Summer Camp 2021 Registration is Open!

Summer Camp 2021 is happening!! Day Camps for Summer 2021 will run Monday through Thursday 9am – 3pm. Check out the dates here! Cost per week: $325 | Shuttle Option: $50 | Scholarships Available Register Here!  If the camp you are interested in is full, please sign up for the waiting list. If you have […]