Welcome to the ultimate outdoor classroom. Are you interested in plants, animals, or planning a trip in the forest and need information on how to tread lightly while hiking or camping? Whether you are an experienced recreationist, a conservationist, scientist, teacher or student, you will find helpful information here.
Conservation education helps people appreciate, understand and conserve our country's natural resources. Through conservation education, people develop the critical thinking skills they need to understand the complexities of ecological problems and make informed decisions.