|Sponsor:||Millar Western Forest Products|
Object & Deliverables
Huestis Demonstration Forest Education Project with Inside education, ESRD,ANC & BRL partners provides local school students, teachers and parents hands on learning experiences with forest practices in Alberta.
- to create a field-based learning opportunity that enhanced classroom experience and was relevant to the requirements of the Alberta school curriculum
- provide a professionally -led , outdoor education program that exposes students and teachers to a wide range of forest values
- increase awareness of the multiple uses of Alberta forests, and understanding of integrated land management and sustainable forest management concepts; and
- promote stewardship and enhance knowledge of forest ecosystems
The final report was submitted November 2014. The HDH Education plan has been successful in meeting targets and staying within budget.