Natural Resources Career Camp
A week-long educational program for high-school students,
the NRCC is designed to familiarize young people
with careers in Natural Resources.
Set in the Hickory Environmental Education Center
learning about the stream and woodland creatures;
becoming familiar with techniques and equipment used to
plant, maintain, measure, harvest, and process forest products;
developing forest management plans using principles learned during the week,
and group presentations of the plans to students, staff, and parents.
Along the way students learn about many careers possible within the
Natural Resources field, and interact with professionals
who hold such jobs.
An excellent description of the NRCC may be found here,
and a current NRCC Student Registration Form may be found online
and completed here.
or write to:
Tom Frederick (
North East, MD 21901