Trusted stewards of Idaho's resources, from main street to mountain top

Idaho State Forestry Contest

top left photo36th Annual Idaho State Forestry Contest
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Starting at 9 a.m.
Delay Tree Farm, Careywood ID
22 miles north of Coeur d’Alene, mile marker 454, west side of Highway 95 at the sign
Park as directed

Additional details forthcoming

Forestry Contest contacts for coaches (pdf)


VIDEO: Watch kids learning about trees at the Idaho State Forestry Contest!

2018 Pre-registration form (Word)




NEWSLETTERS:
- February 2018 (pdf)
- March 2018 (pdf)
- June 2018 (pdf)

Forestry Contest Manual

Manual by Chapter (individual PDF documents)
Cover
Dedication
Table of Contents
Introduction
Chapter 1 - Log Scaling
Chapter 2 - Timber Cruising
Chapter 3 - Tree and Plant Identification
Chapter 4 - Map Reading
Chapter 5 - Compass Reading and Pacing
Chapter 6 - Tool Identification
Chapter 7 - Soils and Water Quality
Chapter 8 - Tree Health
Chapter 9 - Silviculture
Chapter 10 - Noxious Weeds
Appendix

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:

-- Portion of the USFS Tree & Plant Identification booklet (pdf)

-- Idaho Panhandle Weed Identification & Control Handbook (pdf)

-- Idaho's Noxious Weeds (publication of UI Extension)

-- Logging Selectively Booklet (pdf)


IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF LANDS BONNER SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT U.S. FOREST SERVICE
(208) 263-5104 1224 Washington Avenue, Suite 101, Sandpoint ID 83864 (208) 263-5111
  (208) 263-5310 x 100  
     
NATURAL RESOURCES CONSERVATION SERVICE    
9173 W. Barnes Drive, Suite C, Boise, ID 83709-1574    
208-378-5700 Phone