Forest Tour

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Whatcom County 5/6th Grade Forest Tour

May 16-19, 2016

The Annual Whatcom County 5th Grade Forest Tour is open to all 5th / 6th Grade youth. The tour is approximately three hours long and takes place at the Olson Creek Seed Orchard in Whatcom County. Eight science-based stations hosted by the organizations that sustain Whatcom County’s forest industry and resources. Classroom preparation materials provided. Visit the WSU webpage for materials and more information on the stations.

Please contact Chery Kahle at WSU Extension to register. 676-6737 or whatcom@wsu.edu.

Whatcom County 4-H Youth Development is currently seeking forest arborists or enthusiasts interested in volunteering a few hours in 5th grade classrooms to provide preparation activities to the youth who will be attending the forest tour. For more information, please
contact Michael Wallace at WSU Extension 360-676-6736, ext. 41 or mlwallace@wsu.edu.