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Register for Forestry Camp!

Amy Shugart
Program Developer
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P: 334.844.5100
Auburn University
135 South College Street
Auburn, AL 36849

Mailing Address: 301 OD Smith Hall, Auburn AL 36849

Sponsored by Auburn Youth Programs

Date: December 1st, 2016 - August 28th, 2017
Time: 12:00 AM until 12:00 AM

Categories: Hunting & Fishing, Parks, Outdoor, Pre-teens and Teenagers

Taught by Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES) and Auburn School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences (SFWS) forestry professionals, Forestry Camp is open to high school students ages 15-18. Students will learn how to take forest tree measurements, sample forests for inventory information and use a professional grade GPS for a geocaching adventure around Auburn's campus. Camp will conclude with a fun forestry conclave activity where students have the opportunity to compete in technical events such as compass and pacing, and tree diameter and height estimation to showcase their newly acquired skills.

Students will experience an amazing campus-life in this one week program full of evening social and recreational activities. Camp participants will have 24/7 counselor supervision.

Visit http://www.auburn.edu/outreach/opce/auburnyouthprograms/forestrycamp.htm to learn more!

All camps are open for registration! Visit www.auburn.edu/summercamps to choose from more than 100 summer camps and programs designed to educate and inspire youth in a variety of academic, athletic and extracurricular endeavors. Getting to camp is easy with all the ways to save in 2017.

Visit our blog to see what discounts you may qualify for:  www.auburnyouthprograms.wordpress.com

Questions? Email auyouth@auburn.edu and we’ll help you get started!

Please note: The above discounts apply to overnight/residential summer camps only. This excludes Cheer & Dance, Half-Time USA, FCA, & Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse.

 

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