Tyler Fisk lives in Bethel, Pennsylvania and is currently Land Protection Specialist for the Nature Conservancy in Pennsylvania and Delaware. He also serves as the 501 Shelter Caretaker and is a member of the Blue Mountain Eagle Climbing Club. He is passionate about forest-based communities, forestry, recreation planning and land protection. He was born in Troy, NY, and now does most of his hiking and exploring on the Kittatinny Ridge in Pennsylvania. He holds a B.S. in Natural Resources Conservation & Management from Paul Smith’s College.