Special eNews: Louisiana Black Bear Workshop October 4-6, 2013

Come join the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) for a teacher workshop focused on our state mammal – the Louisiana black bear! Spend a weekend full of fun and learning at Palmetto Island State Park.
Participants will receive:

  • GLE aligned lessons focused on the Louisiana Black Bear
  • $50 stipend upon completion of the workshop
  • GPS unit for your classroom upon completion of the workshop
  • Meals
  • Lodging at Palmetto Island State Park cabins
  • Field work in black bear habitat 
  • Up to  12  CLUs


  • This event takes place on October 4-6, 2013 Palmetto Island State Park.   
  • Registration begins at 4 PM on Friday and the workshop is scheduled to end at 10:30 AM on Sunday.
  • Fill out the attached registration form and mail it, along with a $25 check payable to the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Foundation.  (Checks will be returned upon completion of the workshop.)

 For more information or questions, please refer to the attached flyer and registration form or contact: Carrie Salyers, csalyers@wlf.la.gov