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2016 Douglas County School Forestry Tour
Information for Schools and Teachers
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 Holly Burton or 541-672-4461.
2016 Douglas County School Forestry Tour--A 55-Year Tradition!
|When||May 10-13, 2016
(Tuesday thru Friday), (Wednesday)* 9am to 2pm 9am to 1:15pm
*Please arrive by 9am. 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 for 2016 -- 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.
2016 Daily Lists of Instructors:
We hope you enjoy your School Forestry Tour! Click on a link below to obtain the list of instructors and their addresses that taught on the day your school attended.
- Tuesday (No classes on this day)
- Wednesday, May 11, 2016
- Thursday, May 12, 2016
- Friday, May 13, 2016
Lost and Found
Lose something at School Tour? Call our office (541-672-4461) and identify it - and we'll be happy to help reunite you!