Teen Naturalists

Teen Naturalists Orienteering Adventure

By Carrie Scheick, Teen Naturalist Program Leader The Teen Naturalists kicked off 2017 by orienteering at French Creek State Park in Berks County, PA. This 7,339 acre park was logged repeatedly to make charcoal for the Hopewell Furnace, which operated until the late 1800s. The land was sold to the government in the Great Depression, and …

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Teen Naturalists Take the Delaware Water Gap by Canoe

By Carrie Scheick, Teen Naturalist Leader/Teacher Naturalist What better view is there than a beautiful river stretched out in front of you from the seat of a canoe? This is what the Teen Naturalists got to enjoy for a full week this August.  Every summer the Delaware Nature Society’s Teen Naturalists gear up for a …

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Teen Naturalists Take On the Adirondacks

By Carrie Scheick, Environmental Education Intern, and Phylicia Schwartz, Teacher Naturalist The high schoolers involved in the Delaware Nature Society’s Teen Naturalist group, a group that meets once a month for various outdoor activities and gives their time volunteering at DNS events, look forward to a weeklong adventure each summer. Earlier this month the fearless …

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