Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP)
purpose of this educational event is to increase youth understanding
of wildlife ecology and management practices. In addition to learning about wildlife, several other skills are developed, including: team work, oral and written communication, decision
making, leadership, and
This event is sponsored by Purdue
Extension, The Indiana Department of Natural Resources, The Indiana
Wildlife Society, and Indiana FFA.
Next Indiana WHEP CDE -- Regional: Second Saturday in April
State (for Regional winners only): Second Saturday in May
- Interested in a career working with wildlife? View the Purdue Department of Forestry & Natural Resources video to see what it is all about!
- everything WILDLIFE,
- Publication: The Basics of Managing Wildlife on Agricultural Lands (FNR-193-W)