BRLT summer season employees return | Boothbay Register


Summer time has arrived to the Boothbay area, and which means the return of seasonal employees on Damariscove Island in addition to the arrival of BRLT’s summer season intern at Oak Level Farm. These supporting employees assist be sure that the land belief’s public lands are accessible and well-maintained throughout the rising season, and supply important assist for BRLT’s programming and operations throughout the busy summer season months.

At Damariscove Island, BRLT is happy to welcome again returning caretakers Aiko Pandorf and Scott Peterson for his or her second summer season. Final 12 months, Scott and Aiko did a outstanding job overseeing the paths on Damariscove, in addition to welcoming and supporting guests all through the summer season. In the course of the low season, Scott and Aiko name California’s Bay space dwelling. Nonetheless, their longtime connection to Casco Bay has introduced them again to Maine throughout the summer season for over 20 years. The 2 loved attending to know Damariscove Island and assembly and speaking with its many guests final summer season. BRLT couldn’t be extra thrilled to have them again once more.

The land belief can be joyful to introduce summer season intern, Emma Heffner. Emma is a current graduate of College of Vermont, with a level in environmental research. She involves BRLT with a wealth of experiences together with interning at one other Vermont land belief and dealing with Maine Conservation Corps. Her academic and work experiences present a invaluable ability set that can allow Emma to assist the stewardship of BRLT trails, easements, and conservation land. This summer season Emma can even be specializing in creating her expertise in environmental schooling and programming. Working alongside BRLT Environmental Educator, Tracey Corridor, Emma can have the chance to work on academic planning and educating expertise.

“I’m very excited for the chance to work with BRLT,” Emma notes. “I look ahead to studying extra about conservation efforts alongside the coast and the unbelievable affect they haven’t solely on the pure atmosphere however the complete neighborhood as properly.”

In the course of the summer season months Emma can even be staffing the Oak Level Farm customer middle on Saturdays between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., greeting company and answering questions. Her presence will allow weekend guests to choose up maps, ask questions, discover the character middle or use the restrooms. All of us look ahead to an incredible summer season with our further crew members.


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