At the Pennsylvania Bucktails field school you spend a week learning all about our state mammal, the white-tailed deer, it’s habitat needs, biology, management and more!
PA Bucktails takes place…
at Krislund Camp and Conference Center in the heart of central Pennsylvania near Madisonburg. Accommodations include a large classroom space, basic cabins with bunk beds and shared bathrooms.
2019 PA Bucktails Field School dates are: June 11-15.
A team of wildlife and outdoor professionals…
teach at the Pennsylvania Bucktails from various agencies and conservation organizations including the Pennsylvania Game Commission, Army Corp of Engineers, Penn State Extension, USDA-Natural Resource Conservation Service and the Quality Deer Management Association to university professors including instructors from Kutztown University, Penn State, and Dickinson College.
The Wildlife Leadership Academy has been an exceptional program for Luke. The hands-on learning, presentations and demonstration of leadership has helped him polish these skills. Seriously, we can not thank you enough!
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The mission of the Wildlife Leadership Academy is to engage and empower high school age youth to become Conservation Ambassadors to ensure a sustained wildlife, fisheries and natural resource legacy for future generations. The Academy, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is a cooperative initiative involving state agencies and conservation organizations.