Joe Leyva, Jorge
Longoria and Steven Miller participated in the Texas Brigades
summer leadership camps in June and July. They were among one
hundred and thirty-five high school students that took part in this
award-winning leadership development program.
Brigades’ mission is to empower high school youth with the
necessary skills and knowledge in wildlife and fisheries, habitat
conservation, land and water stewardship, team building,
communication, and leadership to become ambassadors for
conservation in order to ensure a sustained wildlife and fisheries
legacy for future generations.
There are five
Brigade camps each summer; two Buckskin Brigades, two Bobwhite
Brigades, and the Bass Brigade.
be between 13 and 17 years of age, and submit a complete
application for consideration. Dates for 2011 will be available
later this fall.
available to give presentations to schools and civic
contact Helen Holdsworth, Executive Director, at 800-TEX-WILD or
210-826-2904, ext 120 or via email at