Wildlife Tracking Evaluation and Certification - May 2018

Experienced wildlife trackers are invited to participate in this two day, field-based certification course with David Moskowitz.

Date

May 28 - 29, 2018

Organization

Raincoast Education Society

Instructor

David Moskowitz

Contact

1184 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino, BC
T:
250-725-2560

Outline:

David Moskowitz provides Track and Sign Certifications through Cybertracker Conservation, an international non-profit conservation organization. Their mission is to help communities and individuals monitor their own environment by providing software that is free and easy to use by all people, regardless of their level of education, and by providing Tracker Evaluations to help people develop their practical observation skills. Cybertracker’s Wildlife Tracking Certification has become the international standard for professional and amateur certification in the field of wildlife tracking.


The course evaluator, David Moskowitz, works as a biologist, photographer, and outdoor educator. He is the author of two books, Wildlife of the Pacific Northwest and Wolves in the Land of Salmon. He has contributed his technical expertise to a wide variety of wildlife studies regionally and in the Canadian and U.S. Rocky mountains, focusing on using tracking and other non-invasive methods to study wildlife ecology and promote conservation. He helped establish the Cascade Citizen Wildlife Monitoring Project, a citizen science effort to search for and monitor rare and sensitive wildlife in the Cascades and other Northwest wildlands. Find out more about his work here.

Prequisites:

Previous experience tracking wildlife.

Course fee:

$300

How to register: