CORAOPOLIS, Pa. -(Ammoland.com)- The Ruffed Grouse Society and American Woodcock Society (RGS/AWS) recently named Dr. Scott Walter as director of conservation programs to provide leadership to RGS/AWS regional biologist efforts to enhance early successional forest habitat on public and private forest lands and to provide for thriving ruffed grouse and American woodcock populations throughout the United States.
Walter previously served on the RGS/AWS staff as the regional biologist for Wisconsin, Iowa and Illinois and will continue with some aspects of this role going forward.
“As the nation’s leader in forest conservation, the Ruffed Grouse Society and American Woodcock Society are extremely proud of our habitat programs and the influence our regional biologists have on creating young forests for grouse and woodcock nationwide,” said RGS/AWS President and CEO John Eichinger. “Scott has impressive experience and accomplishments enhancing wildlife habitat and the motivation to make a difference for the future. I have no doubt he will help us take our habitat programs to the next level.”
Walter will work with RGS/AWS staff, chapters, members, government agency personnel, the general public and the media to implement a wide range of …Read the Rest