Brunswick County 4-H

4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship & life skills.

Wanna Coach a Forestry Judging Team? March 24, 2010

Filed under: 4-H — Blair Green @ 3:10 pm

The 4-H Forestry Team helps to provide educational opportunities for youth relative to the importance of forests, forest management, and wildlife to North Carolina and the world. It also teaches youth the skills involved in forest and wildlife management, including tree/wildlife identification, forest measurements, reforestation, stand management, habitats, outdoor ethics, current issues facing wildlife and forests, etc. In addition, the team affords youth the opportunity to explore the diversity of plant and wildlife species, products, amenities, aesthetic, and recreational values which exist in or can be derived from forests and wildlife. Individuals or teams may compete in the following age categories; 9-13 or 14-18.

Volunteer Requirements:

Pass a background check

Complete a 4-H volunteer training session (3 hours)

Help recruit team members

Donate 3 to 4 hours a month for training sessions (June, July, August & September)

Attend competition with team in October 2010 and Nationals if chosen to advance

For more information contact:

Blair Green, 4-H Agent

blair_wooten@ncsu.edu

(910) 253-2610

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