Interpretive rangers joke around before giving a lesson to youth using puppets to educate them on local wildlife at the North Cascades Institute.
Mountain School 2009
Photos by Rick Allen, NOCA artist in residence
NPS rangers take part in an eradication effort at a marijuana field discovered in the park.
A NCNP staff member answers questions for the leaders of an urban youth group at the Wilderness Information Center in Marblemount.
An NPS ranger answers questions for visitors seeking camping information at the main office in Sedro-Woolley
Rangers of the North Cascades discuss plans for the week ahead at the Administration Building in Marblemount.
See NCI for photo releases for all pictured. All participants signed a release form when they registered for the program.
Park staff interact with kids from the NC Wild program while out on Ross Lake.
A ranger assists park visitors with phone questions at the North Cascades Visitors Center in Newhalem.
Park staff help transport youth of the NC Wild program on the Mule at Ross Lake.
See NCI for photo releases, as all participants signed releases when they registered for the program.
An interpretive ranger uses puppets to educate children taking part in Family Getaway activities at the North Cascades Institute on Diablo Lake.