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.
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!
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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.