Talking Talons Youth Leadership succeeds at it’s Mission because of a dedicated group of staff members, board members and volunteers.
PARTNERS & SUPPORTERS
We reach out continually to strengthen our partnership network and connections with supporters who share in our vision of healing the planet by transforming generations of leaders through nature.
We help to support other non-profit programs in Central New Mexico that serve youth through Environmental Education, Environmental Leadership Training and/or Animal Rehabilitation Projects and Education.
See photos from our Biological Field Study Station in the Cibola National Forest and learn more about our education animals.
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How what we do enriches the lives of the people who participate in our programs, as well as the greater community.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Program Educator Talking Talons Educators deliver our nationally recognized, award winning curriculum in public and private schools, educational outreach presentations, and interpretive hikes and other nature interpretation. All educators work directly with our collection of live, non-releasable birds of prey, bats and reptiles. Other organizational functions may include fundraising, special events, animal care,[…]
Found an Injured Bird? Thank you for caring about our wildlife! Talking Talons can assist in locating a treatment location or temporary home for injured or orphaned North American birds and bats. Please note that it is unwise and illegal to care for many of these animals yourself. Please make every effort to contact a licensed[…]
2015 Governor’s Award TTYL Receives the 2015 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award! New Mexico’s Governor Susana Martinez (right) with Talking Talons Youth Leadership’s Program Director, Laurie Wearne (center) and Educator Tammy Maitland (left) as they accept the 2015 New Mexico Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence in Youth leadership. Talking Talons Youth Leadership was recognized for its[…]
Benefits of Volunteering Volunteering allows you to connect to your community and make it a better place. Through volunteer work you can: Be more active and engaged, with a sense of purpose Broaden your support network and be exposed to people with common interests Learn new skills … and much more. Talking Talons Youth Leadership depends on people in[…]