Classes, Workshops, and Presentations

IMG_2675For over 15 years, David Moskowitz has taught classes, lead expeditions, and given presentations on wildlife tracking and other natural history topics around the western United States, Canada and beyond. He was the lead wildlife tracking instructor at Wilderness Awareness School for 6 years and he regularly teaches seminars for the North Cascades Institute as well as other educational and conservation organizations around the Northwest and beyond.

David Moskowitz is an expert in the fields of wildlife tracking, North American mammals, as well as wildlife and wildland conservation issues.  He is a gifted educator and an engaging, witty public speaker blending his deep subject matter knowledge with a sincere love of teaching and engaging others with natural world. He has years of experience working with teachers, wilderness guides, biologists, field technicians, and the general public. Field programs David teaches will open students up to a new way of looking at the natural world around them when it comes to wildlife and ecology. His slideshows and presentations blend personal stories from the field, cutting edge research, and stunning photography.

Custom Educational Programs and Presentations

Organizations and individuals often contract with David Moskowitz to design presentations, classes, and trainings to meet their specific needs.  Formats vary depending on interest from evening slide shows featuring David’s breathtaking wildlife, landscape, and adventure photography or extensive wildlife tracking specimen collection to multi-day field based programs throughout the Northwest and beyond.

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Examples of Custom Workshops, Training, Classes:

Wildlife Tracking Fundamentals

Wildlife Trailing Workshop
Natural Sign Survey Techniques
Wolf Ecology and Tracking
Wildlife Observation and Trailing
Wildlife Tracking and Remote Camera Installation
Wildlife and Nature Photography
Carnivore Tracking Training for Wildlife Professionals

Selected Past Speaking Engagements and Workshops

Universities and Colleges

Evergreen State College, University of Montana, Humboldt State University, University of California Davis, Edmonds Community College

Professional Organizations and Government Entities

The Wildlife Society, United States Forest Service, Alberta Conservation Association

Conservation and Environmental Education Groups

North Cascades Institute: Sourdough Speakers Series, Wilderness Awareness School, Grand Canyon Wolf Recovery Project, Methow Conservancy, Jefferson County Conservancy, Mount St. Helens Institute, Conservation Northwest, Wildlands Network, Western Wildlife Outreach, Sequoia Park Zoo, Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, Teaching Drum Outdoor School, Portland Audubon, Trackers Northwest, North Cascades Basecamp

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David transports you to the wilderness through his photography and his compelling, entertaining storytelling. He’s the best kind of speaker: passionate, concise, intelligent and generous with anecdotes and details. All of this really makes his presentations come alive.

Florangela Davila. Voices of the Region Director, Forterra