WSU Whatcom County Extension

4-H / Positive Youth Development

WSU Whatcom County Extension        

5th & 6th Grade
Forest Conservation Tour

 

Suggestions for a Successful Forest Tour

 

Sponsors

Weyerhaeuser Columbia Timberland

Black Mountain Forestry Center

Sierra Pacific

National Park Service - North Cascades National Park

Washington State Department of Natural Resources

United States Forest Service

Whatcom Conservation District

Whatcom County Farm Forestry Association

WSU Whatcom County Extension

Natural Resources Conservation Service

Links

Smokey Bear

Washington Trails Association Online

Washington Forest Protection Association

WA Contract Loggers Association

Additional Links

TEACHER RESOURCES

Society of American Foresters (Directory of sites)
http://www.safnet.org/education/educators.cfm

American Forests Organization
http://www.americanforests.org/

Washington Forest Protection Association
http://www.wfpa.org/

Washington Trails Association Online
http://www.wta.org/


FUN WEBSITES TO LEARN ABOUT FORESTRY

Dichotomous Tree Identifier
http://oregonstate.edu/trees/

Environmental Kids Club
http://www.epa.gov/students/index.html

Smokey The Bear for Kids
http://www.smokeybear.com/kids/default.asp


EXTENDED PROJECT LEARNING OPPORTUNITES

Hands on the Land
http://www.handsontheland.org/profiles.html

Washington Nature Mapping Project (U of W)
http://naturemappingfoundation.org/natmap/

 

 

 

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For more information:

  Brenda Dunford
   4-H Coordinator
   brenda.dunford@wsu.edu
   (360) 778-5817

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