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2014 Douglas County School Forestry Tour
Information for Schools and Teachers
More information will be available in April, 2014 for the Douglas County School Forestry Tour.
To pre-register, please include school name, your name, your e-mail and telephone number, teacher names, and number of students attending. E-mail registrations to firstname.lastname@example.org .
If you have any questions that are not answered on this page, please contact Raini Rippy or 541-672-4461.
2014 Douglas County School Forestry Tour--A 53-Year Tradition!
|When||May 13-16, 2014
(Tuesday thru Friday), * 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
*Please arrive by 9 a.m. If you are unable arrive by then, let us know when to expect you. We will do our best to accommodate late arrivals, but you may miss one or more of the learning stations.
|Where||Douglas County Glide Educational Forest (behind Glide Transfer Station). Map & driving directions.|
Schools across Douglas County who have confirmed their attendance after receiving their program introduction letter. Each year, these letters go out to all 5th grade teachers.
|What||Tour Schedule--what we will be doing each day. The morning includes rotations between seven learning stations and the afternoon includes rotations between four games.||
Tour Supplements for Teachers and Students
If you wish to apply for reimbursement of your bus expenses then you must work directly with ORFI, Oregon Forest Resources Insitute in Portland, Oregon. Do not contact the Douglas County OSU Extension Service office. See information below:
Wear or Bring
**It works well to bring a box to hold all of your class lunches. We have a cool, shady spot where you can store the box until lunch.
2014 Daily Lists of Instructors:
We hope you enjoy your School Forestry Tour! Click on a link below to obtain the list of instructors that taught on the day your school attended. Please note: We post the lists within 24 hours of the conclusion of each day's activity -- if your link isn't active yet please be patient!
- These will be made available after the day's program.
Lost and Found
Lose something at School Tour? Call our office (672-4461) and identify it - and we'll be happy to help reunite you!
Last Update: 2/7/2014