Special eNews Announcement: New Educator Workshop on Louisiana Black Bears!

"Bear With Us" Workshop
March 1-3, 2013

Come join the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) for an exciting new teacher workshop focused on our state mammal – the Louisiana black bear! Spend a weekend full of fun and learning at Poverty Point State Park. Geared toward teachers of middle and high school students and informal educators, this workshop will cover topics ranging from the bears of the world to the current bear research that is happening right here with our own Louisiana bears! The weekend promises to be complete with presentations, demonstration of classroom lesson activities, and field work related to black bear habitat identification using GPS units.

More information can be found in the attached flyer or contact Carrie Salyers at csalyers@wlf.la.gov.
Workshop registration form is also attached.