Whether you can’t make it to our 5-day summer camps or you don’t fit the age requirements (yet), our “Texas Brigades Experience” or day camps will provide an experience of conservation-focused activities.
Time & Place
Watersheds & Wildlife
TWA Convention, San Antonio, July 15th
Texas Brigades’ newest Experience, “Watersheds & Wildlife” is hosted at and during the Texas Wildlife Association’s Annual Convention at the JW Marriott San Antonio.
The event will be hosted from 8:00 am to 11:45 am on Saturday, July 15th, in the Sunflower/Wisteria rooms; registration will begin at 7:30 am. Attendees will be engulfed in a true, Texas Brigades-style learning environment; hands-on, quick-paced, in/outdoors. The event is free of charge.
Participants will rotate through curriculum stations focusing on the purpose and functions of watersheds and the wildlife & natural resources within them. Those stations will include a watershed overview and rainfall simulator demonstration, soil texturing, quail necropsy, scoring/aging/wing ID, habitat/skills trail, and casting.
Logistics you need to know:
- Saturday, July 15, 2017; 8:00 am – 12 noon
- JW Marriott, 23808 Resort Pkwy, San Antonio, TX 78261
- Sunflower/Wisteria rooms
- Free Event
- Free Parking
- Texas Wildlife Association Annual Convention is our host/partner for the event (click for TWA registration information https://www.texas-wildlife.org/program-areas/wildlife-2017-registration1)
Texas Brigades works with program committees and partners to provide a day experience relating to conservation topics, such as water conservation, land stewardship, fishing tactics, and more. These experiences are generally localized to reach a variety of youth across the state. Scheduled events will be listed above.