Wildlife History and Industry: History of Sportsmen

History of Sportsmen: MS.62 : The Origins of Organizations (1,2,3) (PDF) | (PPT)

Discuss the origins of the hunting, fishing, and trapping industries, how they developed into sports, and the impact they have on our society. Relate this to how the FFA Organization was developed, how it has changed, and what needs it fulfills.

History of Sportsmen: HS.10 : Defining Core Values (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Compare and contrast how the value of historys sportsmen have affected wildlife and the environment. Make a connection to how history has helped to define the values of todays laws and regulations. Ex. Buffalo kill vs. fishing limits

History of Sportsmen: AHS.14 : Embracing Emerging Technology in the Workplace (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

As the history of sportsmen has evolved so has the technologies used within the industry. Have students explore the advantages and disadvantages of emerging technology such as hand held GPS systems.