COVID NOTICE:
* Participants will be required to wear masks at all times, to separate into groups based on living situation, and be required to maintain a 6 foot distance from the other groups.
* Participants will be able to borrow binoculars and field guides that will be cleaned before and after use, but please bring your own equipment if you are able to limit sharing.
* Each student will receive a take home kit with materials for further exploration. Please be sure to bring water and wear comfortable shoes and weather-appropriate clothing.
President Biden says he is sharing millions of coronavirus vaccine doses with other nations. Speaking at the White House, the President confirmed the plans and called it a global solution to a natural problem. He stressed that the U.S. will not use vaccines to secure favors from other nations.       The Biden administration is approving a 735-million-dollar weapons sale by Israel. The Washington Post reports Congress was notified earlier this month. The paper also says it comes amid ongoing violence in the region between Israel and the Palestinians.       A Nigerian man is in police custody for allegedly filing 102 fraudulent jobless claims in Washington State. Abidemi Rufai is accused of wire fraud for allegedly applying for 350-thousand dollars in benefits from Washington's Employment Security Department. He was apprehended at Kennedy International Airport in New York on Friday just before boarding a flight to Amsterdam.       A man is dead after slashing his own throat in a federal courtroom after a jury verdict. North Dakota U.S. Marshal Dallas Carlson says the man was facing terrorizing-related charges in the Fargo court today. After a partial guilty verdict was returned, he pulled out a sharp instrument, possibly made of edged-plastic, and cut his throat.       Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes will soon be able to talk you to sleep. The power couple is teaming up with Calm for the app's "Breathe Into It" sessions. There will be 13 sessions featuring Cabello, as she says "meditation and mindfulness" have helped her "navigate life and prioritize healing."