116 Market Street, Lewisburg PA 17837 570-245-8518

Tour PA DRUMMERS

At the Pennsylvania Drummers field school you spend a week learning all about our state bird, the Ruffed Grouse, its habitat needs, biology, management and more!

 

PA Drummers takes place… 

at the 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 Drummer Field School dates are: July 23-27

A team of wildlife and outdoor professionals…

teach at the Pennsylvania Drummers field school from various agencies, conservation organizations, universities and more, including the Pennsylvania Game Commission, Penn State Extension, Ruffed Grouse Society, West Virginia University, and more.

See our full list of instructors and their bios here: PA DRUMMERS INSTRUCTORS.

 

From one of our students!

The program allowed me to work at a position of leading and working for the protection and preservation of wildlife.  The experience was something I was able to take into high school,college, and beyond!

 

SEE THE PICTURES BELOW TO FIND OUT WHAT STUDENTS LEARN!

 

PLANT COLLECTIONS: Students collect and press plants that are important to grouse.

 

RADIO TELEMETRY: Students learn how to use tools that biologists use in the field like radio telemetry.

 

BIRD DOG TRAINING: Students get a glimpse of the behavior of bird dogs during a field demonstration.

 

RANGE TIME: Students learn about firearms safety from NRA certified instructors and spend time at the range.

 

TOWN HALL MEETING: Students are challenged to represent different points of view at a town hall meeting about a gas well-pad coming near their “town”.

 

 

 

 


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