Natural Resources Camp 2016

This year's camp theme is Marine Science!

Applications are due June 10th! Apply online!

Camp Specifics

  • Campers will discover an array of career paths related to natural resource stewardship, revealing possibilities for their own futures.  Through field trips and hands-on activities, campers will get an up-close look at the splendor of Oregon's natural resources.  

Who Can Apply?

  • Youth completing grades 9-12 in Multnomah County; preference will be given to those who participate in programs with Joe Ferguson, Sue House, Sandra Mueller, Alice Phillips, or Stacey Sowders.
  • Space is limited to 16 campers. Not all who apply will be accepted.
  • Camper applications will be reviewed by our camp committee, consisting of representatives from OSU, PNW Research Station, and the US Forest Service.

 When? All dates are mandatory for campers.

  • Camp: August 22-25
  • Camp Celebration in Portland: August 26, time & location TBA


  • August 22: Day Camp, Ropes Course in SW Portland
  • August 23-25: Camping at Fort Stevens Park


  • Transportation will be provided by ICYI.

 How much?

  • ICYI Natural Resources Camp is offered FREE OF CHARGE! All costs are covered by the ICYI.