2021 VIRTUAL FESTIVAL

When I grow up,
I want to be…

Meet some amazing professionals who share their exciting career experiences and paths they took to find their dream jobs! Start a conversation with the natural resource specialists by emailing your questions.

Cha Thao
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Cha Thao

How did a kid’s interest in biology and water lead to his career in environmental resources?

Meet Cha Thao:
Ramsey County Parks and Recreation Department – Soil and Water Conservation

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(5:15)

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Bethany Ketchum
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Bethany Ketchem

Learn about my job. I help frogs and fish!

Meet Bethany Ketchem:
Forest Hydrologist, USDA Forest Service.

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(7:25)

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Terrence-Chastan-Davis
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Terrence Chastan-Davis

From college football player to protector of our water! Come along with Terrence as he inspects active construction sites, wetlands and stormwater ponds.

Meet Terrence Chastan-Davis:
District Inspector/Technician, Rice Creek Watershed District

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(14:04)

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Hannah Milos
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Hannah Milos

Welcome to your next outdoor adventure.

Meet Hannah Milos:
Forester, USDA Forest Service.

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(2:53)

 

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