Project Wild America

Project Wild America Youth Ambassadors | PWA Youth Ambassadors-Exploring & Reporting on the Environment around Jamestown, NY.

By Dennis Webster

In the spirit of Roger Tory Peterson, the Project Wild America (PWA) Youth Ambassadors spend each week of the summer studying nature in and around Jamestown. On Saturdays, they report back to the community on WJTN's Saturday Breakfast Party about what they have observed that week. Project Wild America is led by Elyce Henshaw, Conservation Technician at the Roger Tory Peterson Institute.

PWA Youth Ambassadors Sarah Quadt & Anna Burt

Sarah and Anna talk about their experience in Project Wild America, what they have done recently, and their appearance at the Wild America Festival at Panama Rocks on the 28th.

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PWA Youth Ambassadors Sarah Quadt & Anna Burt

Project Wild Amerca crew members on the Saturday Breakfast Party on July 28th, 2018

August 21st, 2018 12:08pm | Duration: 6:12

Sarah and Anna talk about their experience in Project Wild America, what they have done recently, and their appearance at the Wild America Festival at Panama Rocks on the 28th.

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PWA Youth Ambassadors Jasmine Buffone & Makenna Graham

Project Wild America Youth America crew members on the Saturday Breakfast Party on July 21, 2018

July 24th, 2018 10:50am | Duration: 6:00

Jasmine and Makenna summarize the week of exploring habitats in the wetlands surrounding the Chadakoin River and touch on bird banding... bird calls... and getting around in the muck.

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Project Wild America Crew Leaders Emma Wade & Morgan Motherwell

The Leaders of PWA 2018 on the Saturday Breakfast Party on July 14, 2018

July 24th, 2018 10:39am | Duration: 5:55

Morgan and Emma talk about 'Invasive Species Week', including a discussion of invasion curves. They also introduce wetland delineation... and talk generally about this year's PWA crew.

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PWA Youth Ambassadors Leanna Stratton & Abbi Warner

Project Wild America Crew Members on the Saturday Breakfast Party on July 7, 2018

July 9th, 2018 03:18pm | Duration: 3:56

Leanna tells about catching a musk turtle in the area around the Chadakoin River, and Abbi describes how to hold a turtle, a snake and a dragonfly.

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PWA Youth Ambassadors Sarah Quadt, Anna Burt & Leanna Stratton

Three Crew Members Are Introduced on the Saturday Breakfast Party on June 30, 2018

July 9th, 2018 03:12pm | Duration: 3:22

Sarah, Anna, and Leanna talk about their interest in Project Wild America, and what they've done during the first week of the adventure.

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PWA Youth Ambassadors Makenna Graham & Jasmine Buffone

Two Project Wild America Crew Members on the Saturday Breakfast Party, June 30, 2018

July 9th, 2018 03:08pm | Duration: 2:30

Makenna Graham talks about bird banding, and Jasmine Buffone discusses why she decided to join PWA.

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PWA Crew Leaders Morgan Motherwell & Emma Wade

Morgan and Emma kick off the 2018 Saturday Breakfast Party appearances.

July 9th, 2018 03:03pm | Duration: 3:56

The crew leaders set the stage for the work of Project Wild America for the summer of 2018.

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RTPI's Elyce Henshaw Introduces the 2018 PWA Crew Leaders

Morgan Motherwell & Emma Wade

July 9th, 2018 02:55pm | Duration: 15:21

Conservation Technician Elyce Henshaw from the Roger Tory Peterson Institute sets the stage for Project Wild America this summer and brings crew leaders Morgan Motherwell and Emma Wade to the microphone.

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