Hunter-Trapper EducationSuccessful BowhuntingSuccessful FurtakingBecome an InstructorReplacement Certification CardsToday's Hunter & Trapper in Pennsylvania - Online Study GuideHunting - Related Shooting IncidentsYouth Hunter Education Challenge (YHEC)
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Upcoming Events page for additional opportunities for educators.Seedlings for Schools ProgramSeedlings for Schools Teacher's Guide (PDF)Seedlings for Schools Student Pages (PDF)Seedling Care and Planting Directions Explore BowhuntingNational Archery in the Schools ProgramField Days
The Pennsylvania Envirothon competition allows high school students from all 67 counties the opportunity to learn about our natural resources through a combination of classroom learning and outdoor activities. Envirothon stations consist of aquatics, forestry, soils, wildlife and a current environmental topic that changes each year. The Pennsylvania Game Commission facilitates the wildlife portion of the contest. These three videos can help students to prepare for the wildlife portion of the contests.
Wildlife Study Session 1Wildlife Study Session 2Wildlife Study Session 3Envirothon Dove Training VideoDove Banding Key (PDF)
To understand current processes of wildlife conservation, we must look back at how wildlife policy evolved in North America. Early European explorers found North America teeming with wildlife, seemingly boundless and unregulated. Hunters took bold and enduring action to save wildlife.
Introduction Self-Directed Curriculum at Middle Creek (PDF)Connect With Wildlife (PDF)Decoy Detective (PDF)Feet Are Neat (PDF)Let's Wing It!! (PDF)Scatology (PDF)Skull King (PDF)The Nose Knows (PDF)Wildlife Tracks (PDF)
Resources and activities to supplement the Pennsylvania Bald Eagles: Celebrating 30 Years of Restoration and Pennsylvania Elk: Celebrating 100 Years films.
Educator's Guide to Celebrating Pennsylvania Bald Eagles and Elk (PDF)Correlations to Pennsylvania state education standards (PDF)Pennsylvania Bald Eagles: Celebrating 30 Years of Restoration filmPennsylvania Elk: Celebrating 100 Years filmPennsylvania Bald Eagles: Celebrating 30 Years of Restoration poster (JPG)Pennsylvania Elk: Celebrating 100 Years poster (JPG)Several images of eagles, other raptors, and elkPennsylvania Bald Eagle webpagePennsylvania Elk webpage
Wildlife Nature Search (PDF)
How to make a bird feeder (PDF)
Bird Feeder Bingo! (PDF)
Do You Know Me? (PDF)
Can You Tell? (PDF)Feet First (PDF)Home Sweet Home (PDF)Pennsylvania Wildlife VideoWildlife Activity BookTen Things You Can Do for Wildlife