Rachel A. Werling
Rachel Werling is faculty at Oregon State University Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center in Jackson County where she teaches about natural resource management and natural history. She has a B.S. in environmental biology from Humboldt State University and a M.S. in Plant Biology from Arizona State University. She has worked extensively as a field biologist and botanist in the Pacific Northwest.
Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument
“With towering fir forests, sunlit oak groves, wildflower-strewn meadows, and steep canyons, the Cascade–Siskiyou National Monument is an ecological wonder,” President Bill Clinton wrote in Proclamation 7318, which set aside and protected the distinct region in June 2000. Located at the edge of the Cascade and Siskiyou Mountains near the …