The resumption of field activities has, of course, resulted in greater opportunities for our personnel to photographically document their work and environs. And as a result, the submissions to July’s media contest made choosing a winner a daunting task indeed. This month’s winner is Trish Austin, NCC crew member, who was moved by the patriotic spirit of the month to assemble the mosaic pictured above. “We were in the middle of a 12 mile scouting hike and took lunch at Baker Lake,” she explains. “I saw the rocks and made a small flag! It doesn’t have 13 stripes but it does have 50 stars (tiny rocks).” Our congratulations to Trish and our thanks to everyone else who submitted to the contest. A selection of their wonderful photos appears below.
In July 2023, Lynn Zimmerman retired from her role as