Cariboo Teachers’ Forestry Tour

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Teachers' Forestry Tour General Admissionshow details + $20.00 (CAD)   Expired
  • 12 July 2022
    7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Calling all educators and teachers! Interested in learning more about forestry and the forest sector? Join us for a Teachers’ Forestry Tour hosted by the Canadian Institute of Forestry/Institut forestier du Canada (CIF-IFC), the CIF-IFC Cariboo Section, the BC Council of Forest Industries (COFI), and the College of New Caledonia (CNC).

 

    • When: July 12, 2022 from 7:30am-5:00pm (Pacific Daylight Time).  The event has been postponed. Please keep an eye out for the new date. 
    • Where: Aleza Lake Research Forest, BC, Canada (details on where to meet and transportation will be shared with participants)
    • What: Professional Development opportunity for teachers and educators – meet professionals in the field of forest science, research and management. Learn about basic forestry concepts including sustainable forest management, Indigenous participation in forestry and the links between forests and climate change.
    • Cost: A non-refundable $20 administration fee is required – the rest of the tour is fully subsidized! SD57 teachers that attend will have the fee refunded care of the Prince George District Teachers’ Association after the event, but an upfront $20 deposit is required to ensure we can cover costs for non attendance. SPACES LIMITED to 30 participants! Registration closes on Thursday June 30th at 8 am Pacific Time. 

Click here to access the tour agenda!

Teachers and educators from all levels are welcome to attend. The tours will aim to involve a mix of presentations and hands-on learning in the field. Teachers and educators will also gain an understanding of tools and resources they can bring back to their classrooms.
Please dress for the weather to enjoy the outdoors. More information regarding the attire, what to bring, and details about the event will be provided closer to the date.
To learn more about the CIF-IFC and our efforts related to Forest Education, please click here.
Have more questions or want to learn more? Please contact Tanisha Rajput at: trajput@cif-ifc.org
Click here for a PDF copy of the promotional poster!
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