Jan. 17, 2014
The state is accepting nominations for teenagers to attend a forestry camp in June.
The Holiday Lake Forestry Camp is open to Virginians age 13 to 16 who are in good academic standing, have an interest in natural resources and have not attended a forestry camp before.
The camp offers participants hands-on learning about wildlife habitat, tree identification, environmental protection and more. Other events include field trips, exploratory classes and outdoor recreation.
The camp is set for June 12-21 at Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center near Appomattox. The cost is $85.
Nominations can be made on the Department of Forestry website at the link on the right side of the page. The deadline is April 11.