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PA TWS Chapter

Welcome to the Pennsylvania Chapter of The Wildlife Society!

Our mission is to represent and serve the community of wildlife professionals in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Chartered in 1977, PA TWS exists to serve our devoted network of scientists, managers, educators, technicians, planners, and others who work actively to study, manage, and conserve wildlife and habitats of Pennsylvania.


PA TWS Objectives

(1) to develop and promote sound stewardship of wildlife resources and of the environments upon which wildlife and humans depend

(2) to undertake an active role in preventing human-induced environmental degradation

(3) to increase awareness and appreciation of wildlife values

(4) to seek the highest standards in all activities of the wildlife profession

(5) to serve the specialized needs of Pennsylvania in wildlife resource management

Our parent organization, The Wildlife Society (TWS), was founded in 1937 and is an international non-profit scientific and educational association dedicated to excellence in wildlife stewardship through science and education.


Upcoming Events

Women’s Outdoor Culture Camp – July 22-24, 2022

Join “This Is My Quest” for a three day two night primitive camp experience at Mill Cove Environmental, located in Mansfield, to build confidence and learn outdoor skills. Participants will learn the basics of archery, wild game cooking, fishing, fly tying, foraging, basics of hunting, wilderness first aid and more! Learn more here.


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