Conservation USA

The course will give volunteer leaders specialized skills for training and leading volunteer crews to carry out conservation projects resulting in environmental education and greater stewardship of our natural and cultural resources. This course will help your Council build capacity to tackle conservation work, establish new partnerships within the community, and implement an effective Council Conservation and/or Hornaday Awards Committee. The William T. Hornaday awards will be extensively covered. Participants will receive a national certificate as a Conservation USA Project Leader.


Week 11: September 15-21


About Philmont Scout Ranch

Philmont Scout Ranch, the Boy Scouts of America's premier High Adventure™ base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.