Forestry & Land management


FORESTRY & LAND MANAGEMENT students will learn introductory and basic training in areas of forest products, natural resource management, wood production, value added wood products, and the technologies associated with these applications. Modern maple sugaring techniques, tree identification, forest ecology, forest pest and diseases, forest management, safe timber harvesting practices, and techniques of reforestation are emphasized.

FORESTRY & LAND MANAGMENT PROFICIENCIES

Forestry & Land Management

  • Conservation Equipment Operation & Maintenance
  • Business Management
  • Forest Science
  • Forest & Land Management

Technical Math

  • Number & Quantity
  • Algebra
  • Functions
  • Geometry
  • Proportional Reasoning

Technical Science

  • Physical Sciences: Structure/Properties of Matter, Forces, & Interactions
  • Earth & Space Sciences: Earth Systems
  • Engineering, Technology, & Application of Science
  •  Biology

English and Literacy 

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Speaking & Listening
  • Language & Usage

Global Citizenship

  • Inquiry 
  • Civics
  • Economics
  • Consumer Math

Technical Art

  • Create
  • Present
  •  Connect

 Technical Health

  • Core Concepts
  • Analyze Influences
  • Access Information
  • Communication & Advocacy
  • Decision Making & Goal Setting
  • Self-Management

Physical Education

  • Knowledge & Motor Skills
  • Affective Qualities & Social Interaction

Employability Skills

  • Attendance
  • Safety & Appearance
  • Performance
  • Workmanship
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
  •  Lifelong Learner

POTENTIAL INDUSTRY RECOGNIZED CREDENTIALS

  • OSHA 10
  • Game of Logging Levels 1-3
  • Logger First Aid/CPR with AED
  • Forestry Professionalism
  • Logger Rescue and Extraction
  • LEAP Workshops
  • Alive @ 25
  • UVM Tractor Safety

ARTICULATION AGREEMENTS

  • University of Maine Fort Kent: Introduction to Forestry
  • University of Maine Fort Kent: Forest Operations

 

POTENTIAL CAREER & TECHNICAL STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS

  • FFA
  • Future Business Leaders of America
  • National Technical Honors Society 
  • SkillsUSA