Whiskeytown National Recreation Area
Sam Indigo Lydia Sword Fern Parker (they/theirs/she/hers) is a queer nonbinary trans woman, 26 years old, and a Taurus Rising. They are a white settler on occupied Wintu ancestral and current territory, colonially named Redding, California. She served with the California Conservation Corps from 2017-2019, including a season with the Backcountry Trails Program in Kings Canyon NP in 2018, and served seasonally from 2019-2021 in the Eastern Sierra Conservation Corps WILDlands Technical Crew program. She is an enthusiast of planets and plants, and they hope to encourage heightened awareness and engagement with the many systems we inhabit and propel in our daily lives.