ACES is hosting an information session on Summer Study Abroad opportunities for students interested in wildlife conservation and management sponsored by the department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences (NRES) & Wildtrax
Wildlife Conservation and Management in Tanzania and Botswana
Wednesday, September 16
W 109 Turner Hall
5:00 – 6:00pm
Tanzania- Conservation & Management of Human-Wildlife Ecology (3 weeks)
Attain a Wildlife Management Course certificate from the prominent College of African Wildlife Management-Mweka.
Explore famous wilderness areas: Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tarangire National Park, Ngorongoro Crater and more!
Meet leading wildlife and conservation biologists conducting active research…make the connections that will shape your career!
Botswana- African Wildlife & Community Conservation Research (9 weeks)
Learn valuable wildlife management and conservation principles
Understand the challenges facing wildlife conservation & community based natural resource management
Observe the ecological organization and biodiversity of the Okavango Delta and surrounding ecosystems
Develop advanced field research techniques and associated skills
Understand the social aspects of conservation science
Train future conservationists in understanding and applying research in the field through:
Research design & methodologies
Data collection & analysis
Application and implementation of data
Long-term sustainable conservation management projects