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Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp

Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp

Camp dates: June 11 - 16, 2017

Scholarship application
Applications are due April 11, 2017

Cuyahoga SWCD provides annual scholarships to the Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp. Scholarships are awarded to high school students who are sincerely interested in conservation issues and enjoy a good walk in the woods. It is a unique experience that will expose students to the great outdoors and to possible careers in forestry, conservation and natural resource protection. The Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp, is a week-long program that is held at Camp Muskingum in Carroll County. Camp concentrates on forest ecology including silviculture, tree identification, and forestry products. It is primarily an academic program, but there are excellent facilities for swimming, softball, and other recreational activities. Students must be 15 years of age by June and have completed 8th grade. It is a week long resident camp in June at Camp Muskingum in Carroll County. The camp is about a 1.5 hour drive from Cleveland, east of Tuscarawas County.