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Experiences with Birds

The other day, I watched a movie called The Big Year.  It was a comedy with Steve Martin and Jack Black as the good guys and Owen Wilson as the antagonist.  In the story, each of them was… Read More

Education

  At the field school, the students are trained to teach others about wildlife and their conservation.  They practice and learn how to present a PowerPoint and create educational tri-folds like the one in this photo.  Through these… Read More

Service

An important part of being a conservation ambassador is continuing to learn and giving back.  The service category covers all of these areas. Youth are encouraged to… participate in activities with wildlife biologists –such as research assistance, shadowing,… Read More

Media

An important part of being a conservation ambassador is having the skills to engage with the media.  At the Academy, youth interact with professionals from the field and practice mock interview so they are prepared to share the… Read More

The Ruffed Grouse

Watching eyes, listening ears Silent feet, invisible shadow The knower and seeker The wily bird of the mysterious forest photo by Jackson and poem by Benjamin H., Wildlife Leadership Academy, Pennsylvania Drummers 2011 graduates