Intro to DCNR Careers/State Parks

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Industries: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource
  Government & Public Administration
  Hospitality & Tourism
Cost: $3/student
Max. Attendees: 25
Audience: K12

Experience Details

Students are introduced to jobs within the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. Beginning with a short history of PA parks, students then engage in an interactive activity designed to familiarize them with various job opportunities within the park system. The program concludes with a review of the application process. For grades 9-12. This program can be done virtually via Zoom or TEAMS.

Experience Requirements

Grades 9-12, $3/student, can be done at the school site between November and March, can be done at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center, Presque Isle State Park year-round. Can be done virtually via Zoom or TEAMS at no charge. Must book 4-6 weeks in advance depending on time of year. Lesson time is 1.5 hours and can be adjusted to fit shorter class period.

Experience Location

Presque Isle State Park is located at 301 Peninsula Drive, Ste. 1, Erie , PA 16505 0
301 Peninsula Drive, Ste. 1, Erie , PA 16505 0   ·   Click Here For Directions