- Western PA
Cook Forest State Park
Dale Luthringer has been the Environmental Education Specialist at Cook Forest State Park since 1996. He facilitates interpretive programs and teacher workshops to over 21,000 participants per year. He is a certified pesticide applicator, archery instructor, and ACA kayaking instructor. His ecological research includes acid mine reclamation, white-tailed deer populations, invasive plant species, hemlock woolly adelgid, big & tall tree documentation, and he specializes in old growth forest ecosystems.