Category: Great Smoky Mountains National Park News

Wildland firefighting requires physical fitness & teamwork

August 18, 2016

Interns rolling fire shelters

by Matthew Sullivan GSMNP Intern Cape Fear High School (Fayettesville, NC) graduate Student in the Oconaluftee Job Corps Center, Cherokee, NC Fire is one of man’s oldest enemies, but it can also be a useful tool for our success. We…

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Interns assist GSMNP Fisheries division with stream inventory

August 11, 2016

GSMNP Interns in gear to work with Fisheries

by Nicole Welbourn GSMNP Intern Senior at School of Inquiry and Life Sciences — Asheville, North Carolina Working with the Fisheries division and volunteers from Trout Unlimited to inventory fish in the Little Cataloochee was a special activity for me….

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Summer internship program offers opportunity to explore GSMNP and NPS career options

August 5, 2016

by Hannah Ensley GSMNP Intern Senior at Pisgah High School — Canton, North Carolina If you live in the Eastern half of the U.S., chances are, you’ve been to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Great Smoky Mountains National…

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