Weekly Update: Sensory Safari Program Reaches Thousands with Wildlife Education

The Redding Regional Chapter of SCI in northern California has exposed thousands of visitors to the world of wildlife and wildlife conservation this year with the use of their Sensory Safari Trailer. Overall, the chapter has already reached 8,000 visitors from public and private schools, county fairs, and various organized events. Sensory Safari is a …

American Wilderness Leadership School

  Several educators take part in a Safari Club International Foundation’s American Wilderness Leadership School stream ecology lessons near Jackson, Wyoming. The quest for knowledge never ends for most educators, even when it brings them to boot camp.  Safari Club International Foundation’s American Wilderness Leadership School (AWLS) near Jackson, Wyoming, provides an outdoor and hands-on …

SCI Foundation’s AWLS Program Inspires Educators!!

Conservation and outdoor recreation are subjects that are rarely acknowledged in the classroom; and few organizations work to foster these important lessons. SCI Foundation seeks to promote science-based conservation and outdoor education around the world. Our efforts impart an appreciation for wildlife and encourage the public to get involved with conservation work in their community. …

Issue of the Week: What Makes Wildlife Habitat?

As conservationist we use the term habitat frequently. It is thrown around in wide-ranging conversations and the detailed elements associated with habitat are often lost in the phrasing. Wildlife species have requirements that must be met by their habitat for survival. Components of habitat are food, water, shelter, and space.  Habitat for wildlife is often …

Weekly Update: American Wilderness Leadership School

Recently, SCI Foundation’s education department sent out over twelve-hundred invitations to educators across the nation inviting them to renew their energy and enthusiasm for teaching by attending The American Wilderness Leadership School (AWLS) in Jackson, Wyoming. This eight-day professional development workshop offers hands-on lessons focused around the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation. The program …