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Do You Wanna See Doñana?

We departed from Seville under cover of darkness, driving towards the Atlantic coast. There was an hour of drive time to go before our predawn appointment with the Discovering Doñana tour company, an outfitter that offers access to Spain’s most … Continue reading

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¡Hola, España!

I was fortunate enough to travel extensively in the United States and Canada with my family when I was growing up, reaching all 50 states before I started college. In my undergrad years, I also made trips to St. Lucia, … Continue reading

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In the Yellowstone

What is summer without an adventurous vacation? After batting around several possible destinations for my travels over break, I took up my parents invitation to meet them out in the Greater Yellowstone Area at the end of July. Miriam had … Continue reading

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School’s Out for Summer

It’s been a busy couple of weeks, but it’s finally summer for real! What’s more, my grad school days are completely behind me! The sense of relief after two years of hard work is immense, and it was a struggle … Continue reading

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Thankful for a Break

The holiday season kicked off with some much needed vacation time. I dove into Thanksgiving break headfirst, determined to make the most of my four days of freedom. The big day itself was perfectly pleasant, with the family gathering for … Continue reading

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Knick Knack, Anahuac

Towards the end of 2015, I received a package from my old Forest Service supervisor, Karen. Included within were a variety of teaching materials and a National Parks Pass. My job in Juneau a few summers back had no shortage … Continue reading

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Texas in Brief

1 Week 3 Friends (and some new ones along the way) 1,300~ Miles (flights not included) 33 eBird checklists 195 Species of Birds (plus a handful of mammals, herps, fish, and insects) 39 Lifers 2,104 Photos Countless memories and adventures. Details … Continue reading

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