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Tristan Hayes

Conservation Easement Monitoring Intern

Tristan Hayes stands in front of a carved wooden owl.Tristan Hayes is in his first year at Antioch University New England, where he is pursuing a master’s degree in Environmental Studies, with a focus on Environmental Education.

Growing up exploring the lakes, mountains, fields, and forests of New England, he gained a passion and appreciation for nature and all the life it supports. After graduation, he hopes to pursue a career in public education and museum work.

During his summer 2019 internship with the Harris Center, Tristan is monitoring conservation easements as part of our land protection and stewardship program.