Arkansas Envirothon with a picture of a hurricane...
"When you try to change a single thing, you find it hitched to everything else in the universe..."
 
    John Muir

 

Welcome 
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Main page link
Main Page

Announcements Link
Announcements

Training Manual
Training Guidelines

 Aquatics link
AQUATIC
SECTION


Forestry link
FORESTRY
SECTION


  Soils link 
SOIL
SECTION


 Wildlife link
WILDLIFE
SECTION


 Special topic link

SPECIAL
TOPIC SECTION


Rules link
The Rules

Comments link
Your Comments

Committee link
Steering
Committee
& Agency
Contacts

FORESTRY SECTION  Image of tree

Tree identification
- Official Tree List

Trees of Arkansas is available through Arkansas Forestry Commission offices Copies are $5.00.

"Best Management Practices for Water Quality Production" - Arkansas Foresty Commission (AFC) Publication available in all AFC offices (3-27-06)

Forest Evaluation Study Guide

Forest Evaluation Score Sheet

Arkansas Forestry Facts.

Glossary

Federal Laws Affecting Forestry.

Compass Traverse Study Guide.

Measurement Of Standing Trees Study Guide.

Forest Insect And Disease Web Site – Insects and Diseases of Trees in the South
    http://wiki.bugwood.org/Archive:South

Valuable Web Sites for Forestry Study:
        Arkansas Forestry Commission - www.forestry.state.ar.us
        USDA Natural Resource Conservsation Service - plants.usda.gov
        National 4-H Forestry Invitational - www.aces.edu/N4HFI       

Envirothon Curriculum Guidelines - https://envirothon.org/the-competition/curriculum-guidelines/ (link updated March 6, 2021)

Tools: A Biltmore Stick and a Bearing compass will be provided at the test site
to each team. You must know how to use each of these tools and be prepared to demonstrate the measuring of standing timber and compass and pacing. Please do not bring your own sticks or compass.

Sample Tests

The Envirothon Steering Committee gratefully acknowledges Mr. Mike Mowery for
overseeing the materials in the Forestry Section. 

 

 

 

 

For additional information about the Envirothon Program in Arkansas, contact:         

Carolyn Holcomb
Carolyn.Holcomb@ar.nacdnet.net

Brandy Gardner
Brandy.Gardner@ar.nacdnet.net

 

The Envirothon Program is offered and operated on a nondiscriminatory basis without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, or physical/mental challenges.

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