|Sustainable Forestry Tour for Teachers and Counselors
June 20-24, 2016
What will you do on the tour?
Explore beautiful forests ● Identify trees ● Investigate sustainable
forest management ● Experience proven standards-based activities
to use with your students ● Tour a high-tech sawmill ● Network with
colleagues ● Interact with foresters, biologists, loggers, technology
specialists and mill workers who care for forests and make products
you use every day ● Learn about careers ● Touch the future forest at
a seedling nursery ● See how paper is made ● Sit in a timber
harvester ● Watch fire fighters at work ● Enjoy delicious meals ●
Reflect underneath ancient trees ● See the full-circle process of
making products out of trees while sustaining forest ecosystems ●
Be motivated to share hands-on activities, knowledge, experiences
and passion with your students!
Who should apply?
- Counselors and Teachers of 3rd – 12th grades.
- Teachers of sciences, math, language arts, social studies,
agriculture/natural resources, STEM, engineering, mechanics, careers.
See What the Tour is Like