Future tree climbers and treehouses rely on you! Learn the importance of conserving forest land. You’ll gain citizenship, leadership skills, and practical forest management skills, like identifying tree diseases and the use of a compass in a forest. By learning these skills you will be better prepared to own forest land or deal with environmental issues in the future.
In preparation for the National 4-H Forestry Invitational, you will learn the following skills:
- Tree identification
- Tree measurement
- Forest evaluation
- Compass orienteering
- Topographic map use
- Forest insect and disease identification
If you need any type of accommodation to participate in a program or have questions about the physical access provided for an event, please contact the AgriLife Extension agent in your county. Requests for accommodation should be made at the time of registration for the event or at least two weeks prior to the program or event.
National 4-H Forestry Invitational