At each field school you will learn about wildlife or fisheries from the leading biologists in the state including experts from Kutztown University, PA Game Commission, PSU, Quality Deer Management Association and more! Learn more.
You will learn hands-on about wildlife research and technology used by biologists in the field, the tools of today’s sportsmen, and the outdoors through photography and journaling!
Using the confidence and leadership skills built at the Academy, you will become a conservation ambassador in your community!
The Pennsylvania Bucktails field school celebrated its 8th year in 2014 and continued its tradition of high quality education focusing on white-tailed deer and their habitat. Led by 25 experts, students engaged in hands-on experiences including exploring deer anatomy through dissection and identifying […]
This year was the 2nd year for the Pennsylvania Brookies field school which focused on Pennsylvania’s native brook trout and coldwater fisheries. The Institute brought together an expert team of advisors to create a top-notch experience for Pennsylvania youth. The new advisory team includes individuals […]
This year was the 3rd year for the Pennsylvania Drummers field school which focused on Pennsylvania’s state bird the Ruffed Grouse and it’s habitat. The Institute brought together an expert team of advisors to create a top-notch experience for Pennsylvania youth. The team includes individuals […]