Your Very Next Step newsletter for March / April 2018

Your Very Next Step newsletter for March / April 2018

 

By Ned Lundquist
www.yourverynextstep.com
“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow mindedness., and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts.”

– Mark Twain

 

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.”
– Lao Tzu
This edition of YVNS comes to you from Tawau, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia.

 

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*** In this issue:
***  Travel News:

 

***  Ned’s upcoming travel, maybe, perhaps:

 

***  The Complete Guide to Global Etiquette

https://www.cntraveler.com/story/the-complete-guide-to-global-etiquette

 

***  Backpacking a Presidential Traverse: Trip Plan

A Presidential Traverse is one of the most famous and strenuous hikes in the White Mountains. This 2-3 day route is 25 miles in length with a cumulative elevation gain of 9,000 feet. It climbs eight 4000-footers with 14 miles of above-treeline hiking.

https://sectionhiker.com/backpacking-white-mountain-4000-footers-guidebook/a-presidential-traverse/

 

***  The Seagull Mishap That Got A Hotel Guest Banned for 17 Years

By Jeff Edwards

The Seagull Mishap That Got A Hotel Guest Banned for 17 Years

 

***  How to Protect Your Food from Bears

By Philip Werner

https://sectionhiker.com/protecting-your-food-from-bears/

 

***  The Many Ways Formerly Trusted Travelers Can Lose Global Entry Privileges

By Jeff Edwards

https://www.flyertalk.com/articles/the-many-ways-formerly-trusted-travelers-can-lose-global-entry-privileges.html

 

***  The European Flight Compensation Rule You Don’t Know About

https://www.cntraveler.com/story/the-european-flight-compensation-rule-you-dont-know-about

 

***  World’s best airports for 2018 named by Skytrax

By Tamara Hardingham-Gill, CNN

https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/worlds-best-airports-2018/index.html

 

***  2018 Virginia Walleye Fishing Forecast

https://www.dgif.virginia.gov/fishing/forecasts-and-reports/walleye-forecast/

 

***  National Park Entrance Fees Will Increase Starting This Summer

https://www.afar.com/magazine/national-park-entrance-fees-will-increase-starting-this-summer

 

***  Guide to eating with your hands around the world

https://www.cntraveler.com/story/a-guide-to-eating-with-your-hands-around-the-world

 

***  REI Flash Air Hammock Shelter System Review

https://sectionhiker.com/rei-flash-air-hammock-system-review/

 

***  Rail Trail of the month:

 

 

 

 

***  Rail Trail of the month:

Rail Trail of the month for April 2018

West Virginia and Pennsylvania’s Parkersburg to Pittsburgh Corridor

 

Rail Trail of the month for March 2018

Indiana’s Erie Lackawanna Trail

 

Rail Trail of the month for February 2018

Kentucky’s Louisville Loop

 

*** Travel/Adventure/Outdoors/Conservation volunteer opportunities:

 

1.)  Galapagos Volunteer Trip, ConservationVIP, (Location: Galapagos), Orinda, CA

2.)  Volunteer opportunities, Volunteering Solutions, Chiang Mai, Bangkok and Surin, Thailand

3.)  Social networking specialist, Wild Bear Nature Center, Nederland, Colorado

4.)  Orangutan & Wildlife Rescue Volunteer Project, Java, Fuze Ecoteer Outdoor Adventures, Jogia, Indonesia

5.)  Volunteer, Pollinators Project, Various

6.)  Volunteer with wildlife in Borneo, Oyster Worldwide, Sabah, Malaysia

*** Adventure/Outdoor/Conservation career opportunities:

 

1.)  Media Relations Manager, National Audubon Society, New York City, New York

2.)  Communications Manager, National Audubon Society, Chicago, IL

3.)  Marketing and Communications Intern, National Audubon Society, Troy, NY

4.)  Corpsmember, Casa Grande Ruins Field Crew, AZCC Ancestral Lands Program, Arizona Conservation Corps,

Tucson, AZ

5.)  Outdoor Education Instructor, Nuhop, Perrysville, OH

6.)  Associate Director of Marketing and Communications, Montana Conservation Corps, Bozeman, Montana

7.)  Director of Conservation Science, Seabird Restoration Program, National Audubon Society, Bremen, ME

8.)  Adult Conservation Backcountry Trail Crew- Camping • Summer 2018, Southeast Conservation Corps, Chattanooga, TN

9.)  Wildlife Program Associate, Greater Yellowstone Coalition, Bozeman, MT

10.)  Stewardship Crew Member, positions throughout Colorado, Colorado Mountain Club, Golden, Colorado

11.)  Challenge Course Director, YMCA Camp Hi-Rock, Mt. Washington, Massachusetts

12.)  Executive Director, Charles River Watershed Association, Cambridge, MA

 

…and much more…and it’s all FREE!!!

*** Do you have a travel adventure, conservation or outdoor update  to share?

Send me your stories and I’ll post in the “Your Very Next Step” and on the YVNS website (http://www.yourverynextstep.com/).

 

***  Ned’s upcoming travel, maybe, perhaps:

 

16 April                                                 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

20 April                                                 Tawau, Sabah, Malaysia

25 April                                                 Taipei, Taiwan

May 9-14                                             Seattle, WA/Athol, ID

May 30-31                                           Ottawa, Canada

June 2-3                                               Montreal, PQ, Canada

June 4-8                                               Chania, Crete, Greece

June 21-29                                          Vienna, Austria

Jul 30-Aug 4                                        Bloomington, IN

Aug 21-23                                            San Diego, CA

Aug 27-29                                            San Diego, CA

Sept 25-27                                           Rotterdam, Netherlands

Oct 9-10                                               Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

 

***  The Complete Guide to Global Etiquette

https://www.cntraveler.com/story/the-complete-guide-to-global-etiquette

 

***  Backpacking a Presidential Traverse: Trip Plan

A Presidential Traverse is one of the most famous and strenuous hikes in the White Mountains. This 2-3 day route is 25 miles in length with a cumulative elevation gain of 9,000 feet. It climbs eight 4000-footers with 14 miles of above-treeline hiking.

https://sectionhiker.com/backpacking-white-mountain-4000-footers-guidebook/a-presidential-traverse/

 

***  The Seagull Mishap That Got A Hotel Guest Banned for 17 Years

By Jeff Edwards

The Seagull Mishap That Got A Hotel Guest Banned for 17 Years

 

***  How to Protect Your Food from Bears

By Philip Werner

https://sectionhiker.com/protecting-your-food-from-bears/

 

***  The Many Ways Formerly Trusted Travelers Can Lose Global Entry Privileges

By Jeff Edwards

https://www.flyertalk.com/articles/the-many-ways-formerly-trusted-travelers-can-lose-global-entry-privileges.html

 

***  The European Flight Compensation Rule You Don’t Know About

https://www.cntraveler.com/story/the-european-flight-compensation-rule-you-dont-know-about

 

***  World’s best airports for 2018 named by Skytrax

By Tamara Hardingham-Gill, CNN

https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/worlds-best-airports-2018/index.html

 

***  2018 Virginia Walleye Fishing Forecast

https://www.dgif.virginia.gov/fishing/forecasts-and-reports/walleye-forecast/

 

***  National Park Entrance Fees Will Increase Starting This Summer

https://www.afar.com/magazine/national-park-entrance-fees-will-increase-starting-this-summer

 

***  Guide to eating with your hands around the world

https://www.cntraveler.com/story/a-guide-to-eating-with-your-hands-around-the-world

 

***  REI Flash Air Hammock Shelter System Review

https://sectionhiker.com/rei-flash-air-hammock-system-review/

 

***  Rail Trail of the month:

 

 

 

Rail Trail of the month for April 2018

 

West Virginia and Pennsylvania’s Parkersburg to Pittsburgh Corridor

by Laura Stark

https://www.railstotrails.org/trailblog/2018/april/16/west-virginia-and-pennsylvania-s-parkersburg-to-pittsburgh-corridor/?tag=Trail+of+the+Month

 

Rail Trail of the month for March 2018

 

Indiana’s Erie Lackawanna Trail

by Laura Stark

https://www.railstotrails.org/trailblog/2018/march/16/indianas-erie-lackawanna-trail/?tag=Trail+of+the+Month

 

Rail Trail of the month for February 2018

 

Kentucky’s Louisville Loop

by Amy Ahn

https://www.railstotrails.org/trailblog/2018/february/12/kentuckys-louisville-loop/?tag=Trail+of+the+Month

 

*** Trail/Outdoor/Conservation volunteer opportunities:

 

1.)  Galapagos Volunteer Trip, ConservationVIP, (Location: Galapagos), Orinda, CA

https://conservationvip.org/destinations/galapagos-islands/

 

2.)  Volunteer opportunities, Volunteering Solutions, Chiang Mai, Bangkok and Surin, Thailand

https://www.gooverseas.com/volunteer-abroad/thailand/volunteering-solutions/20988

 

3.)  Social networking specialist, Wild Bear Nature Center, Nederland, Colorado

http://wildbear.org/volunteer/

 

4.)  Orangutan & Wildlife Rescue Volunteer Project, Java, Fuze Ecoteer Outdoor Adventures, Jogia, Indonesia

https://www.gooverseas.com/volunteer-abroad/indonesia/fuze-ecoteer-outdoor-adventures/34163

 

5.)  Volunteer, Pollinators Project, Various

http://www.adventurescientists.org/pollinators.html

 

6.)  Volunteer with wildlife in Borneo, Oyster Worldwide, Sabah, Malaysia

http://www.oysterworldwide.com/gap-year/wildlife-conservation-volunteering-in-borneo/

 

*** Adventure/Outdoor/Conservation career opportunities:

 

1.)  Media Relations Manager, National Audubon Society, New York City, New York

https://careers-audubon.icims.com/jobs/3410/media-relations-manager/job

 

2.)  Communications Manager, National Audubon Society, Chicago, IL

https://careers-audubon.icims.com/jobs/3378/communications-manager/job

 

3.)  Marketing and Communications Intern, National Audubon Society, Troy, NY

https://careers-audubon.icims.com/jobs/3333/marketing-and-communications-intern/job

 

4.)  Corpsmember, Casa Grande Ruins Field Crew, AZCC Ancestral Lands Program, Arizona Conservation Corps,

Tucson, AZ

https://sccorps-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=1057

 

5.)  Outdoor Education Instructor, Nuhop, Perrysville, OH

https://www.conservationjobboard.com/job-listing-outdoor-education-instructor-perrysville-ohio/1796526652

 

6.)  Associate Director of Marketing and Communications, Montana Conservation Corps, Bozeman, Montana

https://jobs.ama.org/job/associate-director-of-marketing-and-communications/39892836/

 

7.)  Director of Conservation Science, Seabird Restoration Program, National Audubon Society, Bremen, ME

https://www.conservationjobboard.com/job-listing-director-of-conservation-science-seabird-restoration-program-bremen-maine/377313478

 

8.)  Adult Conservation Backcountry Trail Crew- Camping • Summer 2018, Southeast Conservation Corps, Chattanooga, TN

https://southeastconservationcorps.org/adult-conservation-crews

 

9.)  Wildlife Program Associate, Greater Yellowstone Coalition, Bozeman, MT

https://www.conservationjobboard.com/job-listing-wildlife-program-associate-bozeman-montana/3715578210

 

10.)  Stewardship Crew Member, positions throughout Colorado, Colorado Mountain Club, Golden, Colorado

https://www.cmc.org/About/Jobs.aspx#Stewardship%20Crew%20Member

 

11.)  Challenge Course Director, YMCA Camp Hi-Rock, Mt. Washington, Massachusetts

https://www.conservationjobboard.com/job-listing-challenge-course-director-mt-washington-massachusetts/2571565967

 

12.)  Executive Director, Charles River Watershed Association, Cambridge, MA

https://www.conservationjobboard.com/job-listing-executive-director-cambridge-massachusetts/3964391683

 

*** Send your job opportunities to share with the YVNS network to lundquist989@cs.com.

 

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Ha’ina ‘ia mai ana ka’puana

(And So The Story Is Told)

-Traditional ending to Hawaiian songs

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