Visit the SIP YouTube Channel to watch presentations related to the 2021 Scientists in Parks Fellows summer internship projects. 

Date: August 2, 2021
Time: 2:30 – 4:45 PM Eastern

Andrea Salazar, Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Monitoring and managing Endangered Forest Species in Muir Woods and surrounding GGNRA parklands

Alexandra Gulick, Christiansted National Historic Park/Buck Island Reef National Monument
Status assessment of the hawksbill turtle nesting population at Buck Island Reef National Monument: Next steps for effective management

Date: August 3, 2021
Time: 11:00 – 12:15 PM Eastern

Hannah Bonner, Zion National Park
Harmful Algal Blooms in the Virgin River, Zion National Park

Kelsey Hollien, Saguaro National Park
Wildlife and climate change in high elevation springs in Saguaro National Park

Sienna Wessel, Grand Teton National Park
Science communication and application to sagebrush steppe restoration in Grand Teton National Park

Andrew Burchill, Isle of Royale National Park
Analysis of long term trends in bird abundance at Isle Royale National Park

Sana Saiyed, Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park
Develop climate change curriculum for high school students, focusing specifically on changes to the island of Hawai’i

Date: August 24, 2021
Time: 1:00PM – 2:00 PM Eastern

Vida Svahnstrom, Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historic Park
Develop species-specific management strategies for endangered plants in light of changing climates, hydrologic conditions, and urban development

Joelee Tooley, Lassen Volcanic National Park
Climate Change Impacts on a Zoonotic Disease in Alpine Ecosystem

Mary Burford Turnage, Dinosaur National Monument
Organize, collect, and communicate geospatial data on priority wildlife and plant species in Dinosaur National Monument