Project Wild America

Project Wild America | 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 Leanna Stratton & Abbi Warner

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 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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