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ENWS Introduction to Wildlife Tracking 2023 – TX
September 9 @ 9:00 am - September 10 @ 4:00 pm CDT$195
The incredible art of Wildlife Tracking can give us an extraordinary window into the secret lives of Central Texas Wildlife. Whether you are a naturalist, hiker, or just someone who appreciates wildlife this class is for you. We will spend ample time in the field discovering and identifying tracks and sign left by mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians & even insects.
This is one of our basic wildlife tracking courses but the course is open to all skill levels and every student is guaranteed to learn a great deal about the art and science behind wildlife tracking.
Topics covered in the course will include:
- Wildlife track and sign identification
- Mammal and bird foot morphology as an identification tool
- Basic animal gait interpretation
- Wildlife behavior and local ecology
- Recording tracks through sketching and plaster casting
- Utilizing tracking field guides as tools for continuing education