Wildlife Association up-coming events

Events

 

 

Youth Videoconference – Hawk Talk

When: April 4, 2017

Where: Videoconference

Hosted By: TWA

Birds of prey, also known as raptors, are a common sight in the skies.  During the program, we will take an up-close look at a live Red-Tailed Hawk to discuss the important body structures and their functions.  We will investigate the hawk’s diet, their role in the food web, the habitats in which they are found, and the adaptations that allow them to be such powerful predators.

 

Advanced Women of the Land

When: April 6-9, 2017

Where: Brackettville, TX

Hosted By: TWA, San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo

 

 

 

TYHP Huntmaster Training 2017 – North Texas

When: April 7-8, 2017

Where: Cleburne, TX

Hosted By: TYHP

 

Youth Videoconference: Bats-A-Billion

When: April 13, 2017

Where: Videoconference

Hosted By: TWA

This interactive presentation provides students the opportunity to investigate the relationship between the anatomy and the ecology, including the dietary habits, of different species of bats.  This is an experience you will not want to miss.  LIVE bats take part in the program!  We will look at their unique body structures and their functions that allow bats to fly, identify other special adaptations, as well as discuss their basic needs and diverse habitats.  We will also discuss ways you can help these beneficial creatures and conserve their habitats.

 

Youth Videoconference – Fox Facts

When: April 18, 2017

Where: Videoconference

Hosted By: TWA

Foxes are identified in popular culture as mischievous, tricky, and cunning animals.  This program will introduce one of Texas’ more common species, the gray fox.  Students will learn how they came to be the tricksters of the animal world and discuss their role in the ecosystem.  We will look at their body structures and their functions, their diet, their habitat, and many other fun facts along the way with the help of our animal guest star.

 

Texas Waterfowl Symposium

When: April 20-21, 2017

Where: El Campo, TX

Hosted By: TWA, TPWD, Ducks Unlimited, Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute

Resources

Events

 

Wildlife for Lunch: Pronghorn Restoration in the Trans-Pecos: Where do we Stand?

When: April 20, 2017

Where: Anywhere with an internet connection

Hosted By: TWA and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

 

TYHP and Cross Trail Outfitters Guide Training

When: April 21-22, 2017

Where: Leakey, TX

Hosted By: TYHP and CTO

TYHP Huntmaster Training 2017 – Southeast Texas

When: April 21-22, 2017

Where: Sinton, TX

Hosted By: TYHP

 

Hunt to Table Dinner

When: April 22, 2017

Where: Austin, TX

Hosted By: TWA

 

Youth Videoconference – The Magic of Monarchs

When: April 25, 2017

Where: Videoconference

Hosted By: TWA

For such a delicate insect, the Monarch butterfly leads an adventurous life! During spring and fall, millions of Monarchs will travel through Texas on their way to or from their overwintering sites in Mexico. Live caterpillars and adult Monarchs will be on hand during the program, allowing your students to see them up close and in detail.  Join us as we discuss the basic needs, life cycle, adaptations, and migration patterns of the Monarch butterfly and learn how you can help conserve this unique creature.

 

QuailMasters 2017 Session II

When: April 30 – May 2, 2017

Where: TBD

Hosted By: TWA and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service