Students and Lomakatsi staff at the completion of the program, August, 2013.
Students and Lomakatsi staff at the completion of the 2014 program.
Program acitivities include fuel reduction, piling, and prescribed burn preparation.
Kerry Metlen, a guest instructor from The Nature Conservancy, helped teach youth participants how to “read the forest” by looking at fire scars and rain patterns in old stumps, like the one he is holding in this photo.
Having fun goes with the job.