Jon GellingsJon Gellings receives scholarship to attend International Trails Symposium

Anchorage Field Office SCA intern Jon Gellings was selected from a field of 75 qualified candidates to receive a Hulet Hornbeck Youth Scholarship to attend the 2013 International Trails Symposium in Phoenix.  Last summer, Jon completed a trail condition assessment survey for the Campbell Tract, trail accessibility report, and a sign inventory and analysis of future sign needs, among other on-the-ground improvements.  Over the winter, Jon engaged volunteers to help maintain winter trails and update trail junction signs.  Jon will complete his SCA internship on March 27. He will return to the Anchorage Field Office as a summer seasonal on May 2.  From April 14-17, he will attend the Trails Symposium in Arizona.